South Side Safety Meeting with Edward A Flynn, Chief of Police

September 22, 2017

Common Ground is meeting with Police Chief Flynn to share stories and propose solutions to the crime and safety problems facing leaders and their families on the South Side. At our April, 2017 Delegates Assembly, Common Ground committed to support … Continue reading

New Common Ground Issue Campaign – South Side Public Safety Action

May 2, 2017

Common Ground voted to accept South Side Public Safety Action as a new issue campaign at the April 26th Delegates’ Assembly. Over the past two years, our South Side Caucus identified the top two areas that south side residents wanted … Continue reading

South Side Indoor Sports Complex Action Sunday 8/14

August 13, 2016

Common Ground Leaders Ask For Neighborhood Investment in Mayor’s 2017 Budget. Join us this Sunday, August 14, 2016 3:00 PM KK Sports Center 3070 S 20th Street  

CG’s School Bus ‘Stop Signs’ Ordinance Moves Forward

January 7, 2016

Common Ground secured sponsors from the Common Council to push forward an ordinance that would require school buses to use their red flashing lights to signal to motorists to stop and wait while children are boarding or exiting a school bus. Continue reading

Southside Safer Streets Action

August 10, 2015

First Common Ground Southside ACTION was held on August 2nd, 2015. We met at S. 10th Street and Lincoln-Near Kosciuszko Park to support positive change on the Southside. At this event we had Southside politicians hear our stories and respond … Continue reading