About the Chesterfield Community

Chesterfield is a predominantly African-American neighborhood located on the South side of Chicago.  The area is comprised of older and younger residents who are participating in the growth and economic viability of this growing community.  Visitors are greeted with a well maintained area that exemplifies unity and strength.  There is a sense of stability and security to the neighborhood.

Leadership of the organization is headed by Elizabeth Prowell, President and Eli H. Washington, Chairman of the Board of Directors.  A dedicated and committed Board assists with the work of the Council.

Purpose & Mission

Chesterfield Community Council, established in 1952, is a nonprofit community-based organization whose sole purpose is to promote, unify and assist in all endeavors pertaining to the Chesterfield Community.

What We Do

Intervenes on numerous complaints such as: Abandoned Homes, Abandoned Autos, Street Repair, Fraudulent Businesses and much more.
Committed to developing and promoting the black economic base. We support programs dedicated to assisting Black Entrepreneurs, Contractors, Developers and Job Creation.
Encourage community involvement in crime prevention. We support the Anti-Gang and Drug Programs and Community Policing Beat Meetings.
Host monthly meetings every third Tuesday of the month at the Tuley Park Field House, 501 East 90th Place, Chicago, IL 60619 at 6:30 p.m. promptly. City, state and other elected officials often address the Council as well as leaders in the fields of health, business and education.
Work to beautify the community. Each year, neighbors and community residents along with the support of local businesses, plant flowers to each corner along King Drive from 87th Street to 93rd Street.

Latest News

July 20th, 1:27 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Good meeting with the Water Department; If, your home was built before 1985 you should call 311 to have your water tested. In addition, Starting August 15, 87th King Drive to Cottage Grove will be east bound only due to installation of a water main.
YOU SHOULD HAVE BEEN AT THE MEETING.
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Good meeting with the Water Department;  If, your home was built before 1985 you should call 311 to have your water tested. In addition,  Starting August 15, 87th King Drive to Cottage Grove will be east bound only due to installation of a water main.
YOU SHOULD HAVE BEEN AT THE MEETING.

July 17th, 9:43 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

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All are welcomed...

 

Comment on Facebook

What if you can’t make the meeting. Will the information be posted

I used to live in West Chesterfield. 😍

July 16th, 8:56 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Very informative meeting tonight with Ald. Anthony Beale ... See moreSee less

Very informative meeting tonight with Ald. Anthony Beale

July 11th, 11:08 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Chesterfield Community Council will host our next meeting on Tuesday, July 16, 6:30 p.m. at Tuley Park Field House, 90th & King Drive. Our special guest speaker will be Ald. Anthony Beale, 9th Ward. All are welcomed. ... See moreSee less

Chesterfield Community Council will host our next meeting on Tuesday, July 16, 6:30 p.m. at Tuley Park Field House, 90th & King Drive.   Our special guest speaker will be Ald. Anthony Beale, 9th Ward.   All are welcomed.

 

Comment on Facebook

We need Speed Bumps on 90th St. From Indiana to King Dr. School Buses from A&M Bus Company are Flying down the street they are gonna kill somebody. Ive also had cars knocked in my yard from speeding cars using the street as a thoroughfare to Cottage Grove.

June 18th, 11:47 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Good June meeting with new 6th District Commander Rahman Muhammad ... See moreSee less

Good June meeting with new 6th District  Commander Rahman Muhammad

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