SSA #49 Business Services Letter Download
SSA #49 General Boundaries in Dark Blue:
+ Exchange Ave. from 71st to 79th Streets
+ 75th from Paxton to South Shore drive
+ 79th from Paxton to South Shore Drive
The City contracts with local non-profits, called Service Providers, to manage SSAs. Mayorally-appointed SSA Commissioners for each SSA district oversee and recommend the annual services, budget and Service Provider Agency to the City. There are currently 53 active SSAs in Chicago.The Department of Planning and Development is accepting applications from non-profit organizations that are interested in establishing or renewing a Special Service Area for 2016. To apply, a Feasibility Study must be submitted by December 1, 2014.