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Rogers Park Residents Mobilize To Fight Crime

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Curbing drug and gang activity, youth-related crime and public drunkenness topped the agenda of a Town Hall meeting on public safety held earlier this week by Rogers Park residents.

Residents are fed up with activities that are eroding the quality of life in their neighborhood and are organizing to help solve the problems.

The meeting, held Tuesday at the United Church of Rogers Park, 1545 W. Morse Ave. was hosted by Alderman Joe Moore, D-49, city police Commander Steve Caluris, state Rep. Harry Osterman, D-Chicago, and state Sen. Heather Steans, D-Chicago.

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