Cooperative

Republic Windows was the scene of a nationally covered labor sit-in in 2008. (CBS)

Former Republic Windows Employees Start Their Own Factory

Eighteen of the workers who staged a sit-in strike when Republic Windows & Doors suddenly ceased operations at its Goose Island plant in late 2008 are back in business as a worker-run cooperative.

05/09/2013

5000 S. East End Ave.

Residents Fight Condo Conversion In Hyde Park

Ten people who live in a residential cooperative in the Hyde Park neighborhood are going to court to keep the building from being turned into condos.

CBS Chicago–05/11/2011