Thursday, March 21, 2013

CHICAGO (March 21, 2013)–Chicago City Council Progressive Reform Coalition members Aldermen John Arena (45); Bob Fioretti (2); Toni Foukes (15); Leslie Hairston (5); Ricardo Munoz (22); Roderick T. Sawyer (6); Nick Sposato (36); and Scott Waguespack (32), issued the following statement Thursday in response toContinue...


Chicago Public Schools has released a list of proposed school closures for 2013.


Wednesday, March 13, 2013

The Progressive Reform Coalition of the Chicago City Council is dedicated to creating a more just and equal Chicago, combating all forms of discrimination, and advancing public policies that offer genuine opportunity to all Chicagoans, especially those who have been left out of our society’sContinue...


CHICAGO (March 12, 2013)–The Chicago City Council’s Progressive Reform Coalition will announce Tuesday it has formalized as an organization, launching a political action committee, approving a set of bylaws to govern its work, and signing on to a Statement of Principles to drive its missionContinue...


Friday, March 1, 2013




Friday, December 28, 2012

On November 6th, Chicago voters approved a referendum authorizing the City to seek lower electricity rates for eligible residential and small business customers. After receiving prices and service qualifications from retail electric suppliers, the City selected Integrity Energy Services, Inc. to supply electricity to the City’s Electric Aggregation Program based on their price,Continue...

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

2013 Program Closes to New Applicants After January 3rd

Due to the high number of applications received, the Chicago Department of Transportation announced that it will cease accepting applications after January 3rd. The Shared Cost Sidewalk Program is an extremely popular program in which residents shareContinue...



Friday, September 14, 2012

Lathrop Homes Section 106 Consultation Hearing

On October 4, 2016 a Section 106 Consultation Hearing was held to review the comments from consulting parties and present changes to the plans. The presentation slides and the meeting minutes summarize the information and discussion at the meeting.

Lathrop Homes Section 106 Process Meeting



Thursday, September 6, 2012

The Chicago Department of Transportation recently unveiled a new pedestrian plan. This plan was developed to provide guidelines for infrastructure improvements with the goal of increasing pedestrian safety and improving the overall pedestrian environment.

Pedestrian Plan


The City of Chicago announced plans to roll out the third phase of the grid garbage collection system to approximately 65,000 households beginning September 17, 2012.  The roll out will take place in wards 1, 26, 27, 32, 35, 42, 43 and 44, as well asContinue...