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Arts & Culture Capital Lab : Program Updates (Q1 & Q2 '21)

In March 2020, the SECC hired Tiffany Mikell to lead creative entrepreneurship programs, now called the Arts & Culture Capital…

53rd Street TIF District - up to $150,000 SBIF Grant for Commercial Properties

The Small Business Improvement Fund (SBIF) is now open for applications for the 53rd Street TIF District. Applications will be accepted now through July…

4th on 53rd Family Fun for Independence Day 2021

Sunday, July 4, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH FAMILY FUN IN NICHOLS PARK 4th on 53rd…

Eight Community Beautification Projects Awarded for 2021

South East Chicago Commission Announces the Neighborhood Enhancement Grant Community Beautification Project Awards for 2021.

New Manager for 2021 Hyde Park Farmers Market

CHICAGO (May 2021) – The South East Chicago Commission (SECC), in partnership with the Special Service Area #61 known as…

Hyde Park Farmers Market Returns in Fresh Fashion

For 2021, Hyde Park will usher in a brand new farmers market presented by the South East Chicago Commission in…

SECC Releases Annual Report for 2019-2020

South East Chicago Commission (SECC) released its annual report for fiscal years 2019-2020. The report details major programs executed by…

Job Opportunity: Market Manager Wanted

 The Hyde Park Farmers Market (HPFM) Manager is responsible for daily operations of the Market from opening day through the…

SECC Announces 2021 Neighborhood Enhancement Grant Program

CHICAGO (April 1, 2021) – The South East Chicago Commission (SECC) is excited to announce a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the 2021…