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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – January 5, 2018

View this email in your browser  January 5, 2018 Dear Neighbor, Please visit the Broadway Armory, 5917 N. Broadway, in the coming weeks to see the new public art that was recently installed in the gym. The piece, “Hear I AM”, by Chicago artist Cheryl Pope, is part of the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special […]

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2017 Highlights in the 48th Ward

News from the 48th Ward: Highlights from 2017 View this email in your browser January 1, 2018 Dear Neighbor:Happy new year! As we look toward a new year, it is important to reflect on the year behind us. 2017 was a phenomenal year in the 48th Ward: The year began with Chicago receiving a $1.1 billion […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – December 15, 2017

View this email in your browser December 15, 2017 Dear Neighbor, This week students from Chicago Friends School joined me at City Hall for the final City Council meeting of the year. Students had an opportunity to meet Mayor Emanuel, sit in on a portion of the Council meeting, and take a tour of City Hall. […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – December 15, 2017

View this email in your browser December 15, 2017 Dear Neighbor, This week students from Chicago Friends School joined me at City Hall for the final City Council meeting of the year. Students had an opportunity to meet Mayor Emanuel, sit in on a portion of the Council meeting, and take a tour of City Hall. […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – December 8, 2017

View this email in your browser December 8, 2017 Dear Neighbor, Congratulations to the Edgewater Chamber of Commerce on their fantastic Holiday Mixer last night at the Colvin House. This annual event raises funds to support their important work to promote and uplift businesses in our community. Earlier this week I attended a celebration of the […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – December 1, 2017

Weekly Update from Your Alderman: World AIDS Day, Youth Open Mic Night, New Businesses, Holiday Events this Week, Yard Waste Pickup, and more! December 1, 2017 Dear Neighbor: Today is World AIDS Day, an annual event that provides an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV/AIDS, show their support for people living with HIV/AIDS […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – November 17, 2017

Weekly Update from Your Alderman: 2018 City Budget, 48th Ward International Unity Day, Small Business Saturday, Giving Tuesday, Local Charity Supply Drives, and more! November 17, 2017 Dear Neighbor: I hope you had a healthy and happy Thanksgiving. Each day, I am reminded of the many reasons I am thankful to live in and serve our community. […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – November, 10, 2017

Weekly Update from Your Alderman: CTA Meeting, Andersonville Galleria Celebrates 10 Years, Shop Local, Veteran’s Day, and more! November 10, 2017 Dear Neighbor: Thank you to the many neighbors who attended the community meeting CTA held on Wednesday night to gather community feedback about development opportunities in conjunction with the Red Purple Modernization project. The CTA will […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – November 3, 2017

Weekly Update from Your Alderman: CPD Body Cameras, Greencorps Project, International Unity Day, Senn High School Open House, and more! November 3, 2017 Dear Neighbor: Thank you to everyone who contributed to a safe and festive Halloween in the 48th Ward. Though it was a bit chilly, we saw thousands of trick-or-treaters enjoying our community on Tuesday […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – October 27, 2017

Weekly Update from Your Alderman: 1436 W. Berwyn Update, Halloween in the Ward, Senn High School Open House, and more! October 27, 2017 Dear Neighbor: I would like to share positive news related to 1436 W. Berwyn, a historic building in the Andersonville part of our community. This week the building was put under contract to be […]

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