The Near West Side is an area with tremendous assets.

It has internationally recognized, iconic corporate brands within its boundaries that draw millions of visitors to the neighborhood annually. It is the home of first-class health care, research and educational institutions. It has a convenient and central location that is close to downtown, freeway access, sports and entertainment venues and jobs. Some of the city’s most beautiful and historic buildings and churches can be found in the Near West Side. It offers a wide variety of affordable housing options and a diverse population of residents.

NWSP continues to involve residents and businesses in defining and consistently communicating the neighborhood brand.