Woman Says She Doesn't Feel Safe In Subsidized Chicago Home, Especially After Chunk Of Ceiling Fell On Son's HeadWith the ceiling cracking and crumbling, a Chicago family living in subsidized housing said they do not feel safe in their own home.
'We're Dying On The Streets': Advocates Demand City Provide CHA Housing To Homeless During COVID-19 CrisisMore than 50 cars drove around City Hall as advocates demanded the city help flatten the COVID-19 curve by providing permanent housing for people experiencing homelessness.
Affordable Housing Development Opens On Chicago's North SideThe building provides affordable housing for nearly 150 Chicago Housing Authority residents.
Seven Months After Beating, Woman Who Attacked Faith Phoenix Still Lives In Their CHA BuildingCBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory takes a look at the rules for evicting a tenant when the city is the landlord.
Management Hauls Off CHA Tenants' Urban Garden, Calling It A Hazard; 'I Feel Like They Stole My Things'Tenants tried to bring a little joy to the back yard of their building, but management didn’t see it that way.
When Pot Is Legal, CHA Residents Won't Be Able To Light Up"It's totally unfair to say one sector can do something and public housing people can't."
Volunteers Give Out 7,500 Coats Ahead Of WinterThe program is sponsored by the non-profit Operation Warm and the Chicago Housing Authority.
Elevator Malfunctions Cause Seniors To Wait Nearly An Hour To Get To Apartments At Patrick Sullivan Senior ApartmentsHundreds of seniors in a Chicago high rise say their lives are in danger because they have to wait almost an hour to get to their apartments on a good day.
Last Of Cabrini Green Row Houses Slated To Come DownOnce a troubled corner of Chicago, the area that was once home to the Cabrini Green housing project has changed drastically over the years.
'Someone's Going To Die'; Elevators At CHA Apartments Have Seniors Afraid For Their SafetyPeople pay lots of money to experience rides like the Tower of Terror, but some senior citizens in Lincoln Park said they’re often forced to ride their own version when using the elevators at a CHA building.
Aldermen Approve New Protections For Seniors In Buildings Facing RenovationThe City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a measure that lays out several deadlines building owners who receive public funds would have to meet before relocating tenants in senior buildings.
Operation Warm Handing Out Thousands Of CoatsIt's the nonprofit's 11th year partnering with the Chicago Housing Authority to distribute new winter coats to children in public housing.
Alderman And Housing Advocates Push For New Protections For SeniorsFed up with a lack of protection afforded by the city to seniors who live in Chicago Public Housing -controlled dwellings, North Side Alderman Harry Osterman is unveiling an ordinance to help the elderly take more control over their homes.
CHA Seniors File Discrimination Lawsuit Over Lack Of Bathroom Grab BarsA group of senior citizens say they are done waiting for the Chicago Housing Authority to install grab bars in their bathrooms.
Teens Paid To Learn Filmmaking Skills In "One Summer Chicago" ProgramA partnership program between DePaul University and the Chicago Housing Authority is teaching teens filmmaking skills.