Public Housing for Bloomington

By:  Diane Benjamin The road to hell is paved with good intentions, government is laying the bricks. The elected claim it’s compassionate to provide food stamps, housing, earned income tax credits, energy assistance, healthcare, free phones, etc to low income people.  But the freebies are yanked if income increases, all incentives to a better life […]

FBI: Highest crime cities outside Chicago

By:  Diane Benjamin Below are the FBI 2013 crime statistics.  Decatur has a lower crime rate than Bloomington! Why did Chicago tear down their public housing?  Why is Bloomington voting tonight to build Public Housing?  Read between the lines. See this story from last year:  https://blnnews.com/2014/10/08/local-low-income-housing/ See this story about tonight:  https://blnnews.com/2015/03/20/here-comes-the-public-housing/ Source:  http://www.illinoishomepage.net/story/d/story/top-25-most-dangerous-cities-in-illinois/27729/6Jjc0ptKaU2B3D1GPqbjOA 11. […]

Here comes the Public Housing! UPDATE

UPDATE: Peter Levavi Sr. Vice President at Brinshore Development Greater Chicago Area Real Estate Summary Development of Master Planned communities through public private partnership Specialties:Public housing redevelopment, mixed income development, master planning By:  Diane Benjamin Another lesson in how screwed up our country is: The City of Bloomington has 100+ year old sewers.  Quality of […]