Quantcast

D’angelo Boyland, an organizer with Chicago For All Coalition.

D’angelo Boyland, an organizer with Chicago For All Coalition.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

City Council Approves Ordinance to Assist Homeless Chicagoans

City of Chicago’s City Council recently passed a Single-Room Occupancy and Residential Hotel Preservation Ordinance, that preserves affordable-single room occupancy (SRO) buildings and establishes the legal framework to generate revenue to support building owners. The SRO ordinance was sponsored by Alderman Walter Burnett (27th Ward) and Alderman Ameya Pawar (47th Ward) with the support of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and in partnership with grassroots organization, Chicago for All Coalition.