FOODIE FUNDRAISER ~ It’s Brunch for Dinner ~      You, along with 100 other epicures, will gather in an intimate setting to experience delightful cuisine that was carefully curated with the southeast Chicago in mind. While alluring libations and savory fares dance across your palette, stroll through the selective art displays to totally […]

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SilentParty  ArtLounge  PopupPaintBar  Social-scape  RelaxationStation  HouseMusic PhotoBooth  GiantYardGames  MobileEats Southeast Chicago Chamber and SSA #50 demonstrate how we transform available spaces into pop-up, urban experiences by combining the talents of Chicago’s most creative minds to feature art, music, and so much more as a means of attracting people and investment to the Calumet Heights – Avalon Park communities of […]

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It was a beautiful day to shred! God blessed us with bright sunshine, a locale, a shredder, and a long line of residents who arrive before 9:30 am for the Southeast Chicago Chamber of Commerce and SSA #50’s community shred day held on May 13, 2017 from 10am to 1pm in Calumet Heights. Special thanks to […]

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SilentDanceParty ArtLounge  PaintBar SnapchatStation CommunityBoard HouseMusic PhotoBooth GiantYardGames Drinks MobileEats Southeast Chicago Chamber and SSA #50 demonstrate how we transform available spaces into pop-up, urban experiences by combining the talents of Chicago’s most creative minds to feature art, music, and so much more as a means of attracting people and investment to the Calumet Heights – Avalon Park communities of Chicago. Through Chicago’s public art initiative, […]

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Thriving in a Changing Climate The climate is changing.  Already, northeastern Illinois is experiencing heavier rains, longer droughts, and more frequent heat waves due to rising average temperatures.  By 2050, our climate will differ from today’s in fundamental ways, forcing us to rethink the way we build infrastructure, neighborhoods, and cities.  How can we prepare […]

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