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June

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Aldermen Arena, Ramirez-Rosa, Waguespack Call for Responsible Revenue Plan, Vote Against $1.1 Billion Bond Deal

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May

Friday, May 29, 2015

The Cortland Street Bridge will be closed for structural repairs starting June 1st. One side of the sidewalk will remain open during the duration of the project and cyclists will be able to walk their bikes across the bridge. The repairs involve both the movableContinue...

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April

Thursday, April 9, 2015

The CTA this month will begin the next phase of a major project to rehabilitate the Ravenswood Connector, the elevated rail structure that carries Brown and Purple Line Express trains between Armitage and the Merchandise Mart. The Ravenswood Connector Rehabilitation Project is eliminating slow zones and creatingContinue...

September

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Logan Square Preservation (LSP) is raising funds to help cover costs associated with necessary refurbishment of the Centennial Monument in Logan Square. A recent inspection has revealed issues with the structural integrity of the monument and repairs need to be completed soon.

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June

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Chris Hayes investigates the fight against crime in Chicago. Alderman Waguespack speaks about the unknown process of how these ‘crime reports’ are categorized.

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May

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce partnered with the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning’s Local Technical Assistance Program to address parking management. The goal of the study is to balance diverse community needs and to support local businesses. The study analyzes current utilization rates and recommendsContinue...

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March

Friday, March 21, 2014

Street sweeping starts April 1st. Due to the remap, street sweeping between April 1st and May 15th will be done under the old ward boundaries. Starting May 18th, street sweeping will  be done according to the new boundaries.

During street cleaning days, vehicles cannot park onContinue...

January

Friday, January 31, 2014

The first stage of major bridge improvements will cause a February 7-9, 2014 weekend closure of Western Avenue, including overnight work to remove the existing bridge. Western Avenue (2400W) will be closed to all traffic between Wabansia (1700N) and Winnebago/Cortland (1900N) during this work period, with vehicle,Continue...

November

Friday, November 22, 2013

The 8th Annual Metra Safety Poster and Essay Contest is now taking in entries! Students K-12th grade can create a poster or an essay stating the key initiatives in critical railroad practice. Click here for more information. The deadline for this contest is Friday, January 31st.

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Our office has partnered with the Greater Chicago Food Depository to host a food drive to benefit those in need. Our office will be collecting non-perishable items from now until December 31st during our office hours.
Most needed items:
Grain
-Rice
-Pasta
-Cereal
Fruit and Vegetables:
-Canned Vegetables
-Canned Fruits
Protein
-Beans
-Peanut Butter
-Tuna
Dairy
-Stable Milk (rice and almond milk)
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