If you are a former 10/1/99 CHA leaseholder who has an interest in exercising your right to return, please read the information listed below.

The Draft Tenant Selection Plan (TSP), Lease, and other documents that will apply to resident occupancy at Independence or Northtown Apartments are available for review and comments.

Independence Apartments will be in the Irving Park community area, and Northtown Apartments will be in the West Ridge community area, Chicago, IL. Units within these developments will be available for eligible 10/1/1999 leaseholders who have yet to satisfy their right of return under the Relocation Rights Contract and eligible public housing applicants. The Chicago Housing Authority (CHA), to bring housing opportunities to the Northwest Side of Chicago, has worked in consultation with the developer to draft a TSP and Lease for use at both Independence and Northtown Apartments.

The 30-day public comment period will be held for CHA to receive oral and written comments on June 28 (8 a.m.) and ends July 28, 2017 (5 p.m.).  While CHA encourages and welcomes all residents and the community-at-large to review the proposed updates to the TSP and attend the hearing, you are not required to attend the public comment hearing in order to submit comments.  The date, time, and location of the public comment hearing is as follows: 

  • July 12, 6:00pm: Budlong Woods Library, 5630 N Lincoln, Chicago, IL

Public housing residents and the public may submit comments on Independence and/or Northtown Apartments Draft TSP, Lease, and other documents during the public comment period.  All comments must be received by 5:00 p.m. on July 28, 2017

Copies of both Independence and Northtown Apartments TSP, Lease, & other documents will be available beginning June 28, until July 28, 2017 (5 p.m.) at the following locations:

  • CHA and HCV Administrative Offices                    60 E Van Buren St
  • Central Advisory Council Office                              243 E 32nd St
  • HCV Regional Office – South                                  10 W 35th St
  • HCV Regional Office – West                                   2750 W Roosevelt Rd
  • Family Investment Center (FIC)                               4859 S Wabash St
  • Chinese Mutual Aid Association                             1016 W Argyle St
  • LUCHA                                                                       3541 W North Ave
  • Claretian Associates                                                  9108 S Brandon Ave

Mail comments to:
Chicago Housing Authority
Attention: Ravenswood Senior Living Draft TSP & Lease 
60 E. Van Buren Street, 12th Floor
Chicago, IL  60605

Email comments tocommentontheplan@thecha.orgSubject: Independence and/or Northtown Apartments Draft TSP & Lease

Fax comments to: (312) 913-7837, Attention: Independence and/or Northtown Apartments Draft TSP & Lease

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