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New zoning hearing 2/21/14 @2pm@cityhall for Pure Metals proposal to build polluting shredder in Pilsen

Once agiain the hearing on the Pure Metals LLC’s proposal to build a polluting metal shredding facility across Juarez High School has been postponed! The Zoning Board of Appeals set the new date for:
Date: February 21, 2014 Friday
Time: 2:00pm
Where: City Hall, 121 N. LaSalle St., 2nd floor
(Due to construction work at City Hall, the hearing was canceled. )

Please let us know if you can come out to speak. Anyone is able to testify at the hearing. We are in need of as many people as possible to make their voices heard against this facility.

If you have any questions, you can contact Rose g at 773 344 6255.


Important Zoning Board of Appeals hearing this Friday could green light metal shredder in Pilsen community…

AcmeThis Friday, January 17th, the Pure Metal Recycling proposal to build a metal recycling facility in the Pilsen community will receive a hearing at the Zoning Board of Appeals at City Hall in downtown Chicago. This will be an important step towards the proposal becoming reality. After careful consideration over many months, after consultation with community members and public health experts, PERRO decided in late November to oppose the project. On Dec. 9th, PERRO delivered the following statement to Alderman Solis expressing our position on the project and the reasons we oppose it…

PERRO Oppose Pure Metal Recycling

PERRO plans to attend the hearing and speak against the project. We are looking for others from the Pilsen community to do the same. It is important members of the Pilsen community have their voice heard at Friday’s hearing.

Zoning Board of Appeals Hearing
Friday, Jan. 17th – 2:00 PM
City Hall – 121 N. LaSalle St., 2nd Floor

If you can attend the hearing please contact us at… (312) 854-9247 or… info@pilsenperro.org