Chicago

Brighton Park

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Brighton Park is a neighborhood located on the southwest side of Chicago, Illinois. It is number 58 of the 77 community areas of Chicago.\nBrighton Park is bordered on the north by the former Illinois & Michigan Canal and the current Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, on the east by Western Avenue, on the south by 51st Street, and on the west by Pulaski Road and the west side of Corwith Yards.\nThe neighborhood is a mix of residential areas, commercial zones, industrial works and transportation facilities. It is relatively peaceful, according to Chicago Police Department statistics.\nThe seat of the Polish Highlanders Alliance of North America is located here along Archer Avenue just northwest of its intersection with Pulaski, since most of Chicago's Góral community is concentrated on Chicago's Southwest Side along Archer Avenue.