...And That's My Opinion©

By Sandy Goldman

The Rogers Park Community Curmudgeon

The Greatest Good For the Greatest Number Part IV

       Hark! Hark!  And the Beat Goes On !!

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. ----- Original Message -----
From: Francisco Ramos <franciscoramos@yahoo.com>
 Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2001 10:09 AM
Subject: ACTION!

> It is set, we will hold a rally in front of Alderman
> Joe Moore's office on April 10th at 6:30 pm to protest
> the plans to build the fire station on Clark Avenue by
> razing the Mega Mall and displacing 54 minority-owned
> businesses. The address is 7356 N. Greenview Avenue
> (one block east from the Jarvis train station in the
> red line that goes to Howard). The theme for the rally
> is DON'T DELAY, GO OUR WAY!! To confront his delaying
> and confusing tactics.
> I will be preparing a Press Release today, but I would
> like to ask you if the Coalition would like to convene
> the media too. It might be a good way to show them
> that we are coordinating local efforts at a city-wide
> level. Please let me know what you think.
> Also, I have invited Illinois ACORN to participate in
> the Coalition. They should be strong players into our
> efforts since they have a strong assertive base. Could
> you include the following reps. from their
> organization into the email list... I am not sure I
> know how to do it...
> Doug Timmer (ilacornres@acorn.org)
> Adam Lang (ilacornchss@acorn.org)
> It is important that they are present at the next
> meeting... just as much as it is important that I am
> at the next meeting! I will, though.
> At any rate, please let me know what I need to do in
> terms of the Rally on April 10th.
> Thanks,
> Francisco
> =====
> Community Development without Displacement!
> Rogers Park Community Action Network
> 1545 W. Morse Avenue
> Chicago, IL  60626
> 773-973-7888
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