All neighborhoods

John Betancur

January 14, 2014

Tracking the changes in urban neighborhoods

‘We all have the right to a city,’ says researcher John Betancur

Man holding his infant daughter

November 19, 2013

UI Health to launch neighborhood health survey

Results will be used to help improve programs, services

Flowers in Mary Bartelme Park

January 8, 2013

City’s Hispanics live farther from nature

Chicago’s Hispanic neighborhoods have less access to nature and its benefits, UIC researchers say.

Janet Smith

December 5, 2012

Janet Smith knows the neighborhood

Janet Smith studies neighborhood change as co-director of UIC’s Voorhees Center.

August 21, 2012

Study to Evaluate Zoning Code Reforms and Physical Activity

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have received a $1.5 million federal grant to examine the relationship between zoning code reforms, the physical environment, and physical-activity behavior in communities throughout the U.S.

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