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Affordable Housing

Gov. Pat Quinn (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Quinn Announces Efforts To Boost Development Of West Suburban Cook County

Gov. Pat Quinn on Saturday announced nearly $4.3 million in federal funding to increase affordable housing and stabilize communities in three west suburban Cook County communities.

12/03/2011

Winnetka Meeting

Winnetka Affordable Housing Plan Draws Cheers, Jeers

It was standing room only last night as the village board discussed an affordable housing plan in the upscale North Shore suburb of Winnetka.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2011

Winnetka

Debate On Affordable Housing To Begin In Winnetka

The village president of north suburban Winnetka is calling for a calm, thoughtful debate on the hot-button issue of affordable housing.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2011

Winnetka

Winnetka Residents Spar Over Affordable Housing

Residents of the wealthy North Shore suburb of Winnetka are debating a plan by the village to introduce affordable housing into the community.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2011

Chicago City Council Chambers (CBS)

Aldermen Want Tax Dollars For Affordable Housing

Despite opposition from Mayor Daley’s office, Chicago aldermen are moving ahead with a plan to use up to $100 million in tax dollars a year to provide more affordable housing in troubled areas of the city.

11/16/2010

City Hall

Compromise Could Apply TIF To Affordable Housing

Sponsor argues money would go a long way toward rehabbing and inhabiting foreclosed properties.

WBBM Newsradio–11/04/2010