Harold Ickes News


Things have changed dramatically here in Ickes. On one hand, they remain the same. But some things have gotten worse.

The most dramatic change has occurred all along the State Street Corridor, where public housing has had its imposing presence whittled down to flatlands of mystery.

Who knows where all the families have gone? Who knows what will occupy the vacated land? Who knows when and if sufficient housing for low-income families will rise from the demolition of “a city within a city?” Read more »

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