31st Mar, 2017

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Howard Area Community Center

A snapshot of the 1970s-1980s HACC worked to improve the Jonquil Hotel, a run-down housing facility prone to crime in the 1970s. The neighborhood In the 1920s–1970s, Rogers Park saw an influx of people fleeing oppression, including African Americans from the South, and European, Vietnamese, and Latino/a immigrants. Rogers Park faced a housing crisis. [...]