Home » Housing

Housing commission rebuilding Sauk Village

Submitted by on September 16, 2013 – 2:36 pmNo Comment | 1,463 views

sauk village headerGary Holcomb spent a long time in the waiting room of Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.

Finally, Preckwinkle sat down with the chairman of the Sauk Village housing commission.

Preckwinkle now makes regular check-ups with a village that was once a forgotten afterthought in the south suburbs.

Holcomb and his commission have brought that kind of determination to their task and the results speak for themselves.

In July 2011, there were 798 vacant properties in Sauk Village. On Aug. 20, the count was 393. That progress is due in large part to the village’s seven-member housing commission, led by its chairman, Holcomb…Please click here to read David P. Funk’s story in the Times.

Leave a comment!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also Comments Feed via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.