Open Space and Land Use Committee Meeting

  • Feb 23, 2022
    February 23, 2022
  • 6:00 pm
    7:00 pm
  • Virtual meeting
  • Add to calendar Feb 23, 2022 Feb 23, 2022 America/Chicago Open Space and Land Use Committee Meeting Virtual meeting

Join the Meeting:

Phone: 312-626-6799
Access Code: 987 93926286


Land Use and Open Space

  • Fruit orchard - camera images and audio recordings
  • Food security – former Aldi site and Save A Lot
  • Pulaski/Madison corridor planning process, website link
  • Chicago Community Gardeners Association, March 16-30 live virtual sessions
  • 2022 Climate Action Plan, survey
  • City budget includes funds focused vacant lot remediation efforts
  • Other

COVID Relief efforts

  • Chicago Recovery Plan, current bids link
  • GPCC is administering both the State emergency rental assistance grants, link
  • Mortgage Assistance Grants, Spring 2022
  • Eviction, unresolved debt and unpaid property tax concerns, Legal Aid, link
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law - Property Tax Appeal Project,
  • Property tax exemption start March 2022, link
  • Local food and beverage job openings, click here
  • Breakthrough Opportunity Center, link
  • 12-week no-cost culinary training for 16–24-year-old in Garfield Park, link
  • Greencorps Chicago green industry employment with on-the-job training, link
  • Other

Resources and Upcoming

  • Rooftop solar approved vendor flyer link
  • Conservatory Community Engagement Manager, meet and greet, link
  • Garfield Park Rite to Wellness Town hall, Monday, Feb. 28, link
  • Garfield Green, new housing, art and design committee meeting, March 3
  • Other events, link

Fulton St Flower and Vegetable Garden