Lakeview residents fight planned drug treatment facility

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- People living in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood are fighting plans for a new drug and alcohol treatment facility.

Residents gathered for a meeting tonight at the Music Box Theatre to discuss the plans.

Rockford-based Rosecrance wants to build the facility on North Ashland Avenue.

Neighbors say they're concerned about the people who would live there.

Rosecrance operates a similar facility in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.