Sunday, August 30, 2015

Neighborhood Block Party - 1500 block of Estes


Neighborhood Block Party today at the 1500 block of Estes Avenue from 1pm - 7pm!

Neighbors - Food - Music - Raffles - Games

Please contribute something fun to share!

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

School Supply Drive for Gale School



Office hours for the Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce are Monday - Friday,  9am - 5pm. Please call (773) 850-0049 for donation drop-offs later than 5 pm.

Friday, August 14, 2015

RM Global Security article in DNAinfo



Local Security Firms Race to Compete for Medical Marijuana Clinic Contracts


RM Global Security has joined the Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce and hopes to partner with dispensaries vying for storefont space in the neighborhood, according to Medrano and chamber president Bill Morton. Medrano said local firms like his five-year-old company should be considered first to protect Chicago’s 13 medical marijuana dispensaries and the 22 cultivation centers across the state.

“Big companies have already made their presence known, and the dispensary licensees, understandably, they’re in a big hurry, they don’t have time to look at a small company like myself who calls them up or knocks on their door,” Medrano, 61, told DNAinfo Chicago. “They want somebody who has a nice, established presence. Already some of the big boys from Colorado are out here making a major showing in Illinois.”

Read the entire article at:

http://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20150803/rogers-park/local-security-firms-race-compete-for-medical-marijuana-clinic-contracts