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City on pace to meet Affordable Housing Plan goals for 2013

The city is on target to successfully complete its fourth Affordable Housing Plan, according to a report released Wednesday by the Chicago Department of Housing and Economic Development.

Anthony Simpkins, deputy commissioner of HED, presented to members of the City Council Committee on Housing and Real Estate his department’s 2013 second quarter progress report on the city’s Affordable Housing Plan for 2009-2013.

Getting Around: Divvy bike-sharing program catching on in Chicago

Park district board signs off on major bond sale, receives public feedback on Bloomingdale Trail project

The Chicago Park District Board of Commissioners approved at their monthly meeting on Wednesday the sale of $193.6 million in tax-exempt bonds, $50 million of which will finance the agency’s capital improvement plan. The remaining $143.6 million will be used to refinance outstanding debt obligations, according to a copy of the bond sale ordinance.

Chicago Park District to test city taint with $163 million offer

Post Lolla Grant Park repairs to take two months

Back to school: Free immunizations available citywide via bus

McCarthy cracking down on drug dealers in Austin District

Food-poisoning tweets get city follow-up

Chicago Park District to start reward points program

City to get $2.5 million in settlement over overpriced drugs