Illinois Public Media News – April 13, 2016: “Community Coalition Introduces ‘C-U Fresh Start’ Anti-Violence Plan”

IPM’s Brian Moline discusses the new C-U Fresh Start initiative with Champaign Community Relations Coordinator Tracy Parsons. (Audio) The cities of Champaign and Urbana have seen increased gun violence over the past several years, with law enforcement reporting more than 125 incidents of gunfire reported in the two cities between February 2015 and February of this year. Champaign Community Relations …

Coalition Meeting Notes – April 13, 2016

Download Meeting Notes Good News Police Chiefs’ Updates Section Initiatives and Planning Report Out & Subcommittee Work Racial Taboo – Thursday, April 14, 2016. Doors open at 5:30 PM. Film starts at 6:00. Target audience: Youth. Community, Campus, Connections – C³ – Brittany McGregor Discussion – Update CU Fresh Start – Steering Committee Information Sharing Adjourn

Coalition Meeting Notes – March 9, 2016

Download Meeting Notes Good News Fresh Start Focused approach to deter gun violence – Diane Marlin Police Chiefs’ Updates Discussion Summer Youth Employment Program – Mindy Smith, Champaign Schools & Tammy Newton, Urbana Schools Section Initiatives and Planning Report Out & Subcommittee Work CU Neighborhood Champions Racial Taboo Summer Initiatives Information Sharing Adjourn