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Presented by HYDE PARK-KENWOOD COMMUNITY CONFERENCE "HPKCC"

A premier neighborhood association in Chicago Illinois. 62 years- 501(c)3 incorporated 1949.
(Return to hydepark.org home)

Some folks make things happen, others know how and why they happen.... don't be left saying "what happened!"

FIND: Hot topics and subjects section. Meetings/events. HPKCC. Site index/navigator
Portals and Explore. To all Calendars & Directories. (arts and culture, civic, meetings)
Related and other sites
. Contact. Memberships, donations-http://www.hydepark.org

Key in Meetings-
Alerts- go to HOT TOPICS click link to date Alerts- Heat warning Wed. 11 am-Friday 7 pm.
Burglaries and robberies/assaults.
Mtgs
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NOTE: A NEW WEBSITE HAS BEEN CREATED BY AND ABOUT HYDE PARK-KENWOOD COMMUNITY CONFERENCE (HPKCC):
FIND IT AT "HOME" or by typing in http://www.hydepark.org (no extension) from the outside.
(We want the general visitor to see it first- come back to Record's homepage via the Hyde Park Record link there.)

HERE, YOU ARE IN HYDE PARK RECORD, THE REST OF THE SITE, mostly about the neighborhood and its hot topics from HPKCC's perspective. ALL THE INTERNAL PAGES ARE ADDRESSED http://www.hydepark.org/(extension),
for example, http://www.hydepark.org/schools.
BUT THIS HOMEPAGE FOR HYDE PARK RECORD with its important links IS REACHED FROM OUTSIDE AND THE INTERNAL PAGES by typing http://www.hydeparkrecord.org.
SITE NAVIGATOR. Thank you to all who volunteered, bought at the spring Garden Fair and to those who will help plant in public places.

We encourage you to consider CECD's annual meeting on who needs affordable housing- testimony from providers and clients March 1 10 am at Augustana Church. Visit hpkcoalition.org to see their commissioned study of the affordable rental market in Hyde Park.

Since you ask us.... WHISTLESTOP WHISTLES can be bought at the Conference office- Hyde Park Bank bldg. 1525 E. 53rd St. #907- contact at 773 288-8343 or hpkcc@aol.com. Or donate on line at http://www.hydepark.org/programs/whistlestop. About.

Link to Walk and Roll 55th Sidewalk report.

HPKCC IN FEB. 2012 BEGAN ISSUING AN ELECTRONIC NEWSLETTER. We'll send it to you about monthly or bi-weekly if you contact Anita Hollins or hpkcc@aol.com. You can opt in to subscribe.

ARE YOU (REALLY) A MEMBER? YOU HAVE TO JOIN OR RENEW YEARLY. Only $15, 20, or $30 dep. on senior, individual, or family category (other categories for businesses, 501s).
YOU CAN JOIN ON LINE (OR DONATE- in the homepage- http://www.hydepark.org. There click MEMBERSHIP, there Membership Form. Contact us at hpkcc@aol.com, or call 773 288-8343.
You can also join Friends of Blackstone Library from the homepage- http://www.hydepark.org/programs/blackstone/friendsofblackstone.html.

Do consider joining The Conference. Our mission? "to attend to the civic needs of the community; work toward an attractive, diverse and caring community; and to promote participation of residents, businesses, institutions and organizations in programs and activities that advance the interests and concerns of the community." We serve as "a watchdog, independent voice, in the community's ongoing conversations and decisions about those matters which affect and define community life."

To related websites including JPAC.
KEY PORTALS: Hot Topics home. Development.(Harper Ct. 53rd. City HP. Woodlawn Ave.) Disabilities. Education. History and Preservation. Parks. Safety. Schools. Transit. U of C.

Explore! >>>Be in the know: SITE CONTENTS navigator. HP-K Profiles. HP-K history.
CONTACTS. Host/admin. SOUTH
SHORE AC.To JACKSON PARK/ JPAC. Community profiles.
GETTING STARTED: FOR HPKCC and its community topic committees and programs start with the new site, hydepark.org. Here start just below with HOT TOPICS or MEETINGS/EVENTS with calendars links.

>>>To HOT COMMUNITY/ HPKCC TOPICS & ISSUES Current Crime. Harper Court construction schedule see Harper Court home/ Vue 53 (McMobil)
How can we better meet our community's needs: HPKCC convenes the comm. orgs.
MOU between UC and the city. UC PD 43 and Woodlawn Corridor - WE HAVE THE DOCUMENTS.
HPKCC RESOL. SEEKING DEFERRAL OF SCHOOL CLOSINGS link from
HPKCC release: letter of support for a firm "transition language" and a landmark district for Woodlawn Avenue (Details in Woodlawn Ave. & Univ. Plan and PD 43)
Metra fare increase - see Metra page.
HP DISABILITIES TASK FORCE WALK AND ROLL 55TH ST. SIDEWALK REPORT
Schools Comm Action Council- visit Schools Committee page
Blossom-MacArthur houses- visit http://wright4kenwood.org
Darrow Bridge in Jackson Park needs repair and reopening- visit jackson park home


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>>>To HOT COMMUNITY MEETINGS AND EVENTS
To our copious CALENDARS and directories. ARTS. MTGS. CIVIC.

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>>>TO THE NEW HOMEPAGE OF/ABOUT THE HYDE PARK-KENWOOD COMMUNITY CONFERENCE.
TO MORE MATERIAL ABOUT HPKCC IN HYDE PARK RECORD site, visit the following:
HYDE PARK-KENWOOD COMMUNITY CONFERENCE HOMEpage AND ABOUT
>>>To GUIDE TO HPKCC ACTIONS, site, releases- What's Up and Changing
HPKCC QUICK PAGE FINDER
HPKCC History. MORE ABOUT HPKCC. INFORMATIONAL BROCHURE (printable).
Used book sale info. From Board and President- ongoing


Join--
your dues and gifts help, and YOU can affect the community!

MEMBERSHIP FORM (printable). Appeal letter.
Publication- Aug. 2010 Reporter. Jan. 2011 issue. MAY 2011 FLASH. JUNE 2011 ISSUE.
ALL REPORTERS
We welcome your suggestions and alerts - hpkcc@aol.com.

Utilize our guides to child and youth after school and other activities:
Youth Programs Databases: www.hydepark.org/schools.
Printable in pdf.
School Directories, table in its own page. Schools and schools committee home.
"A RACE TO NOWHERE " (done, see about).
Community Action Council forming for Hyde Park Schools- Feb. 19 meeting at Kenwood Academy- 5:15 info and networking, 6 pm meeting.
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T
o Neighborhood websites & media links.
Forum Report- Hyde Park: Challenging the Next Decade Feb. 2009.
NEWS, ALERTS
ORGANIZATIONS- Community Nonprofits
Community Resources
Helping/
Volunteering/Donating
GETTING HELP-FINDING THINGS AND SERVICES ("Helpline").

(Visit also Neighborhood Links.)
Sites hosted here:
Jackson Park/JPAC (JPAC now has its own website)
Affiliate committees: Nichols Park Advisory Council, Southside Preservation Action Fund.
Non affiliate:
So Shore CC Adv Co., So Sh Cultural Center events
Affiliate committees with separate websites:
Friends of Blackstone Library
Hyde Park Garden Fair
Non affiliate In own website: Coalition for Equitable Community Development (site managed by HPKCC)
Other non-affiliates we work with: Chicago Hyde Park Village
Hyde Park Alliance for Arts and Culture
Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce
Hyde Park Disabilities Task Force
Hyde Park Historical Society
Hyde Park Transitional Housing Project
Elm Park Advisory Council
Jackson Park Advisory Council
Kenwood Park Advisory Council
Washington Park Advisory Council. WP Conservancy.

Hyde Park-Kenwood Community Conference contacts

1525 E. 53rd St. #907, Chicago, IL 60615. 773 288-8343,

Reach us at hpkcc@aol.com or 773 288-8343. Jane Ciacci, President
HPKCC is a 501c3. President Jane Ciacci.
HPKCC home. About HPKCC and its programs.
Ask to join our e-alert and e-newsletter list: Anita Hollins, hpkcc.chicago@gmail.com or hpkcc@aol.com (We will not spam.)
And look for our Facebook in right bar.

http://www.hydepark.org and http://www.hydeparkrecord.org are hosted by OnShore.
Writer Gary Ossewaarde except as noted. Contact hpkcc@aol.com

 

 

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We encourage the programs of the
Hyde Park Neighborhood Club

Charter member of Coalition for Equitable Community Development
a 501(c)(3) promoting affordable housing in our neighborhood

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