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Protesters bring their message to village hall meeting

Dozens of protesters gathered near the Homewood Village Hall on Tuesday evening to protest the proposed rezoning of the former Calumet Country Club into what they see as tearing down open space to build a polluting, fulfillment/trucking hub. 

A sign at the protest Feb. 23 shows one of the primary concerns SSGOC members have about the proposed development, that the replacement of the golf course with a warehouse complex will harm the environment. (Nick Ulanowski/H-F Chronicle)

The protest started about 6 p.m., and participants were multiracial and multigenerational. It was . . .

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