Community Engagement

# Meeting Date Description
1. Thursday, December 21, 2017 Meeting with Alderman Muñoz
2. Thursday, February 22, 2018 Meeting with Mayor’s Office and Department of Planning and Development
3. Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Meeting with Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
4. Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Update to “Project Timeline” on www.crawfordstation.com
5. Thursday, April 26, 2018 Little Village Industrial Corridor Working Group Meeting #1
6. Friday, May 18, 2018 Hilco Global Sponsors The Bright Futures Gala
7. Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Outreach to Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
8. Thursday, May 31, 2018 Meeting with Department of Planning and Development
9. Friday, June 1, 2018 Hilco Global continues Summer Internship Program selecting six students from Little Village and other West Side Neighborhoods
10. June 2018 – September 2018 Hilco Global Sponsors Chicago Public Library and City of Chicago Mayor’s Readers Summer Learning Program providing an incentive program for children meeting summer reading goals
11. Tuesday, June 5, 2018 Hilco Global Sponsors All Stars DSY Luncheon (Previously Sponsored June 2017 Luncheon)
12. Friday, June 8, 2018 Meeting with Alderman Muñoz
13. Friday, June 8, 2018 Conference Call with Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA)
14. Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Exchange 55 City of Chicago Intake Meeting with Department of Planning and Development
15. Monday, June 18, 2018 Meeting with Little Village Chamber of Commerce
16. Monday, June 18, 2018 Meeting with Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
17. Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Meeting with Alderman Muñoz
18. Friday, June 22, 2018 Little Village Industrial Corridor Working Group Meeting #2
19. Wednesday, June 27, 2018 Meeting with Department of Planning and Development
20. Friday, June 29, 2018 Meeting with Alderman Muñoz
21. Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Meeting with Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA)
22. Thursday, July 12, 2018 Hilco Global Sponsors Chicago Public Library National Summer Learning Day
23. Thursday, July 19, 2018 Meeting with Chicago & Cook County Building & Construction Trades Council
24. Friday, August 3, 2018 Conference Call with Department of Planning and Development and Chicago Department of Transportation
25. Friday, August 3, 2018 Meeting with Alderman Muñoz
26. Wednesday, August 8, 2018 Little Village Industrial Corridor Public Meeting #1
27. Wednesday, August 8, 2018 Update to “Project Timeline” on www.crawfordstation.com
28. Thursday, August 9, 2018 Little Village Industrial Corridor Public Meeting #2
29. Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Exchange 55 Public Community Outreach Meeting #1
30. Thursday, August 16, 2018 Exchange 55 Public Community Outreach Meeting #2
31. Thursday, August 16, 2018 Hilco Global Gold Sponsors Cradles to Crayons Backpack-a-thon
32. Friday, August 17, 2018 Meeting with Department of Planning and Development
33. Thursday, August 23, 2018 Conference Call with Department of Planning and Development
34. Friday, August 31,. 2018 Hilco Redevelopment Partners 500 backpack donation to Beyond the Ball
35. Tuesday, September 4, 2018 Meeting with Department of Planning and Development
36. Friday, September 7, 2018 Announcement of public hearings on www.crawfordstation.com
37. Friday, September 7, 2018 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Project Timeline” on www.crawfordstation.com
38. Monday, September 10, 2018 Announcement of future site renderings on www.crawfordstation.com
39. Monday, September 10, 2018 Event with Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA)
40. Thursday, September 13, 2018 Exchange 55 City of Chicago Plan Commission Hearing
41. Wednesday, September 19, 2018 Exchange 55 City of Chicago Committee on Zoning Hearing
42. Thursday, September 20, 2018 Exchange 55 City of Chicago Council Hearing
43. Monday, September 24, 2018 Meeting with Lawndale Business Renaissance Association
44. Friday, October 12, 2018 Little Village Industrial Corridor Public Meeting #3
45. Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Exchange 55 City Council Hearing to approve publication and recorded ordinance for Exchange 55 Planned Development
46. Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Update to “Current Site Activity” on www.crawfordstation.com
47. Friday, December 7, 2018 Exchange 55 Project Receives Alderman Support for Class 6b Tax Incentive
48. Monday, December 10, 2018 Hilco Global & Cradles to Crayons Little Village Toy Drive
49. Thursday, December 27, 2018 Public Repository was created at Toman Library in Little Village for Documents Related to Taking the Project through Illinois EPA’s Site Remediation Program
50. Wednesday, January 9, 2019 Event with Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA)
51. Tuesday, January 22,2019 Outreach to Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
52. Wednesday, January 30,2019 Outreach to Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
53. Friday, January 25, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” on www.crawfordstation.com
54. Friday, February 1, 2019 Meeting #2 with Lawndale Business Renaissance Association
55. Wednesday, February 6, 2019 Outreach to Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
56. Wednesday, February 6, 2019 Update to “Project Timeline” on www.crawfordstation.com
57. Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Outreach to Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
58. Monday, February 18, 2019 Hilco Redevelopment Partners Sponsors 40th Annual Hispanic American Construction Industry Association Awards Banquet (HACIA)
59. Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Exchange 55 FTP site is created in partnership with the IEPA to share environmental documents with interested parties
60. Wednesday, February 20, 2019 Outreach to Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
61. Friday, February 22, 2019 Hilco Global Little Village College Scholarship Program Commences
62. Wednesday, February 27, 2019 Outreach to Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
63. Wednesday, February 27, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” on www.crawfordstation.com
64. Monday, March 25, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” on www.crawfordstation.com
65. Thursday, March 28, 2019 Hilco Redevelopment Partners presents Exchange 55 at the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (IHCC) March Breakfast Meeting
66. Friday, April 5, 2019 HACIA and Hilco Redevelopment Partners hosts Subcontractor Open House
67. Thursday, April 11, 2019 HACIA and Hilco Redevelopment Partners hosts Subcontractor Open House
68. Thursday, May 2, 2019 Meeting with Commissioner Judith Frydland
69. Friday, May 10, 2019 HACIA and Hilco Redevelopment Partners hosts Subcontractor Open House
70. Wednesday, May 29, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Fact Sheets” on www.crawfordstation.com
71. Thursday, May 30, 2019 Sent out e-blast informing Little Village stakeholders about Hilco Scholars scholarship opportunities and sustainability facts about the project
72. Wednesday, June 5, 2019 Meeting with Little Village Chamber of Commerce board members and Alderman Rodriguez to give an update on the status and goals of the project
73. Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA) and Hilco Redevelopment Partners hosts Subcontractor Open House
74. Friday, July 19, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
75. Thursday, August 1, 2019 Sent out e-blast informing Little Village stakeholders about community and economic facts about the project
76. Thursday, August 1, 2019 Hilco Redevelopment Partners participates as sponsors at the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (IHCC) Signature Breakfast
77. Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) hosts informational community meeting
78. Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
79. Friday, August 23, 2019 Site tour with city officials to provide an update on the status and goals of the project
80. Friday, August 26, 2019 Hilco Global presents the first class of Hilco Scholars with their awards to the City Colleges of Chicago
81. Wednesday, August 28, 2019 Hilco Helps donates 600+ shoes to Little Village during Project Play event
82. Friday, August 30, 2019 Direct mail to over 16,080 Little Village households with an update on site activity and demolition progress
83. Friday, September 6, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
84. Wednesday, September 11, 2019 Participated in Hispanic American Construction Industry Association’s (HACIA) Annual Developer’s Cruise
85. Thursday, September 12, 2019 Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA) and Hilco Redevelopment Partners hosts Subcontractor Open House
86. Friday, September 13, 2019 Participated in Metropolitan Water Reclamation District’s (MWRD) boat tour of the Chicago Sanitary and Shipping Canal
87. Friday, September 13, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
88. Monday, September 30, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
89. Friday, October 4, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
90. Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
91. Thursday, October 24, 2019 Hilco Redevelopment Partners participates at the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (IHCC) October Fiesta
92. Friday, October 25, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
93. Friday, November 1, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
94. Friday, November 8, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
95. Friday, November 15, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
96. Tuesday, November 20, 2019 Site tour with state officials to provide an update on the status and goals of the project
97. Friday, November 29, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
98. Thursday, December 5, 2019 Hilco Redevelopment Partners participates at the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (IHCC) Monthly Breakfast
99. Friday, December 6, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
100. Monday, December 9, 2019 Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA) and Hilco Redevelopment Partners hosts Subcontractor Open House
101. Friday, December 13, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
102. Monday, December 16, 2019 Site tour with state official and Alderman Rodriguez to provide an update on the status and goals of the project
103. Friday, December 20, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
104. Friday, December 27, 2019 Update to “Current Site Activity” and “Community/ Public Meetings” on www.crawfordstation.com
  TOTAL 104 Outreach Events