HUMBOLDT PARK: Looks to the Past to Fight Gentrification

Henao, Harvey
March 2004
Dialogo;Spring2004, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p72
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the gentrification in Chicago, Illinois and discusses the protests by Hispanic Americans regarding it. Topics discussed include the development at the Lincoln Park area in Chicago by developers, helped by the Department of Urban Renewal; the struggles faced by the Puerto Rican community in the area; and experience of José Jiménez, a resident of the area, of getting removed from their residences. Also mentioned is the Humboldt Park area in Chicago.


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