Links to media coverage of sit-in and demonstration at City Hall on April 6, 2009
Chi-Town Daily News
Mental health demonstrators press Daley administration
After a City Hall demonstration, Mayor Daley’s chief of staff agreed to meet with opponents of the plan to close four mental health clinics.
Letting Daley Off The Hook Today, community activists protesting the scheduled closure of four Chicago mental health clinics held a sit-in at Mayor Daley’s office before being ushered into a meeting with his chief of staff. The Tribune’s Hal Dardick concludes his report on the incident with this explanation of the closures.
Mental health supporters hold sit-in at City Hall
Community activists held a protest and sit-in at City Hall Monday in an 11th hour attempt to stop the closure of four Southside mental health clinics.
Sit-in over clinics closing sparks meetings
Plan to close 4 mental health centers in limbo
Patients protest over clinics closing
WBEZ Chicago Public Radio
Mental Health Centers Set to Close