Public meeting on pollution issues in Pilsen…

PERRO (The Pilsen Environmental Rights and Reform Organization) invites you to a open public meeting on Wednesday, June 5th at 7:00 PM.  The meeting will update Pilsen residents about progress on several environmental issues affecting our community.  The meeting will include…

  • Update on the clean up of the heavily contaminated Lowenthal site near the Walsh School, Growing Station Garden, Casa Morelos and Alivio Medical Center.

  • EPA efforts to test soil around the Pilsen community for lead contamination.

  • Efforts to develop green space and access to the Chicago river at the closed Fisk power plant site on Cermak.

  • Developments at the Mary Zepeda Native Plant Garden on 17th Street.

WE ALSO WANT TO KNOW WHAT CONCERNS YOU?  We will devote part of the meeting to hearing your thoughts, input, concerns regarding environmental issues in our community.

So please join us for this meeting to get caught up on what we are doing and to let us know what you think about the state of the environment in Pilsen.

PERRO Public Meeting
Wednesday, June 5th – 7:00 PM
Efebinas Cafe – 1640 S Blue Island Ave.

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