We’re not talking about the so-called hipster invasion of Pilsen, nor are we resurrecting stale debates about the threat of gentrification. We’re merely relaying the headline question from a recent post at Pilsen Portal on the prevalence of crime in Pilsen. Is Pilsen under the gun? An excerpt: The answer is both a “yes” and ...
Pilsen is a largely hispanic, predominantly Mexican neighborhood on Chicago's near south side.
The boundaries of Pilsen are the Chicago River north to 16th St (1600 S), and the Chicago River west to Damen Ave (2000 W).