Attend a meeting on a community court in Austin 

On Wednesday, Sept. 19, 6 p.m., at BUILD Chicago, 5100 W. Harrison St., Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin will host a working meeting and community discussion on the possibility of a community court in Austin. RSVP is a must to attend. Contact Anthony.Beckham@cookcountyil.gov or at (312) 603-4566. 

Weigh in on a West Side orchard 

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, 6 p.m., at 2946 W. Madison St., the Garfield Park Community Council will host a community planning meeting on the proposed Fifth Avenue Eco Orchard — a fruit orchard that would be built near the intersection of 5th Avenue and Sacramento Boulevard. 

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