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Common Good: The York Center Co-op Story- Documentary Screening

Presented by Lombard Historical Society at Lombard Historical Society, Lombard IL

Feb 11 2023
Common Good: The York Center Co-op Story- Documentary Screening

Common Good: The York Center Co-op Story, a documentary from Tim Frakes Production, Inc. and the Lombard Historical Society shows us when determined people put aside racial, religious and class differences, what can transpire.

On a small network of curving, treelined streets in Suburban DuPage County, Illinois, rests a collection of homes known today as The York Center Homeowners Association. From 1947 to 2007, these custom, single family homes built on 1 acre plots over ground once occupied by a dairy farm, came to be known as the York Center Co-op. This pioneering, faith-based effort provided fair housing, community and opportunity in an era of white flight, redlining and restrictive covenants that effectively

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ADMISSION INFO

This event is free, but please register.

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Feb 11, 2023 at 02:00 pm - 03:30 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

VIDEOS

  • Tim Frakes Productions Inc. Common Good The York Center Co op Story Promo

LOCATION

Lombard Historical Society

23 W. Maple St., Lombard, IL 60148

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