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Chicago Resilient Communities Monthly Cash Assistance Pilot RFP

City of Chicago Department of Family and Support Services Legal Advertisement Request Form Description:  Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS), The Chicago Resilient Communities Monthly Cash Assistance Pilot: Program Administrator RFP The City of Chicago’s Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS) Human Services Division is pleased to announce […]

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Life Expectancy in Chicago Declined During the Pandemic’s First Year with the Biggest Drops Among Black and Latinx Chicagoans

CHICAGO – Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, Commissioner of Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) Allison Arwady M.D., and community leaders today announced an update on life expectancy in Chicago during the pandemic’s first year. In line with national trends, life expectancy in Chicago dropped almost two years from 2019 to 2020, the […]

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Mayor Lightfoot Announces 26 New Finalists for Community Development Grants

City funding will support $138 million in neighborhood investments CHICAGO – Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot joined by City officials today announced twenty-six new and expanded restaurants, health centers, cultural institutions, and other neighborhood improvement projects will move forward for Community Development Grants funded by more than $33.5 million from the Chicago […]