Speech to Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR)

David Orr speaking to Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) Pictures while I was speaking to community organizers at a training put on by the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR).  Among the things we discussed were empowerment through the ballot box, voter registration and making changes through community organizing.[nggallery id=6]

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Working Together can Spur Growth (From the Archives)

Working together can spur growth August 9,1987 By Aid. David Orr Aid. David Orr (49th) is vice-mayor of Chicago Rogers Park and Edgewater are currently experiencing a surge in economic development, which presents our community with both challenges and promising opportunities. In the southwest corner of the 49th Ward, the Clark-Devon Hardware just completed a major expansion. Also on …

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