The Chicago Public Schools will be hosting a series of
public hearings throughout the month of May on its capital-improvement
program. The hearings will be held throughout the city. They give students,
staff and community residents an opportunity to provide input on the planning
process for the 2009 Capital Improvement Program, which details what school
construction, upgrades and maintenance will be scheduled.
The hearings will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on
the following days:
Wednesday, May 7—Walter Payton College
Prep, 1034 N. Wells St.
Thursday, May 8—Bell
Elementary School, 3730 N. Oakley
Wednesday, May 14—Jackson Language Academy,
1340 W. Harrison St.
Thursday, May 15—Pershing West Middle School,
3200 S. Calumet Ave.
Wednesday, May 21—Lindblom Math/Science
Academy, 6130 S. Wolcott St.
Thursday, May 22—Morgan Park
High School, 1744 West Pryor Avenue
for each of the hearings will run from 4 to 5 p.m. Each hearing will be open to
questions and comments pertaining to the capital needs of any Chicago public school.Public
hearing sites are accessible to people with disabilities, and sign language
interpreters will be present. If
residents need more information on the hearing, they can call CPS Department of
Operations at 773.553.2905, TTY 773.553.2699.
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