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  1. Thank you Ms. Alexander Davis for your comments. This reminds me of 2005 when funding had been secured for a development at that corner and then it didn’t get the needed votes.
    That space has been vacant for years and the “NO” people keep saying “NO”.
    When will do what is right and make it possible for low income people to live in Evanston?
    Delores A. Holmes

    1. They do live in Evanston, specifically in the 5th ward! The 5th ward is segregated with affordable housing what is the 5th ward a cage for low income families! What happened to the rest of Evanston there should be affordable housing everywhere in Evanston! We shouldn’t settle for one corner just because Evanston said so!
      There plenty of empty land in other wards they can build on, but they choose to pick on the small people not on the big bucks in wards like the 6th ward!

  2. Let’s tell all the truth now!
    First of all the site they planned to build on is contaminated.
    Secondly HODC is the managing group of this building and they have a bad tract record. Check out one of there buildings near by 319 Dempster St, from drugs to dead bodies among many crimes!
    Third A church for 200 people and no parking, with many other churches already surrounding us is this necessary!
    Fourth HODC can’t prioritize Evanston residents is first come first serve is on there website!
    Fifth why is Evanston gifting a land worth about 1 million dollars to wealthy rich company
    And finally the pastor himself said he don’t have the funds to build the church. Which he needs to have within a year according the land commission. Yeah I don’t see that happening considering his church now isn’t in that great of shape!