Latest ‘Newsletters’

Weekly Update from Your Alderman – January 24, 2020

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser January 24, 2020Dear Neighbor, This week crews in East Andersonville completed work on the pilot project to use alternative technologies to line and replace private drains as part of a water main replacement project. While a few smaller trees and Ash trees will still have to […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – January 17, 2020

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser January 17, 2020Dear Neighbor,Yesterday I joined State Senator Heather Steans, 48th Ward Democratic Committeewoman Carol Ronen, Edgewater Historical Society President Bob Remer, Edgewater Glen resident Andrea Raila, and other members of our community to honor Margie Fritz-Birch for her many years of dedication to our […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – January 10, 2020

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser January 10, 2020Dear Neighbor, Many of you received new books as gifts over the holidays. Please take the opportunity this weekend before the snow comes to load up the Edgewater Reads Little Free Libraries in the community with older books you’ve already read. And if you didn’t get the […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – January 3, 2020

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browserJanuary 3, 2020 Dear Neighbor,I hope you enjoyed a healthy and joyful holiday season.  Last night there was an armed robbery in the alley between 1200-1300 Glenlake and Hood. Police responded to 911 calls from neighbors and are investigating the incident. The victim was not physically harmed and […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – December 27, 2019

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser December 27, 2019Dear Neighbor,From my family to yours, I hope you had a peaceful and joyful holiday. As we are in the season of giving, I would like to recognize the tireless work and dedication of Lori Cannon and her team at Vital Bridges Food […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – December 20, 2019

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser December 20, 2019Dear Neighbor, At this time of year, and with warm weather, it’s a great time to celebrate the diversity of our community. Whether it’s shopping in Andersonville, enjoying dinner with friends at one of the many great restaurants in Edgewater, or walking down Argyle Street in […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – December 13, 2019

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser December 13, 2019Dear Neighbor, Please join me in congratulating Mary Beck on her contract renewal to serve another four years as Senn High School Principal. Since taking the helm at Senn, Mary has led the school to see remarkable educational gains, including increased enrollment, graduation, and […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – December 6, 2019

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browserDecember 6, 2019 Dear Neighbor, Earlier this week Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that she fired Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson. She stated that Superintendent Johnson had lied to her and to the people of Chicago, and I support her decision. As Vice Chair of the City Council […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman- November 29, 2019

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser November 29, 2019Dear Neighbor, I hope you had a great Thanksgiving with your friends and family. On Tuesday, the City Council approved the 2020 Budget for the City of Chicago. I stood in strong support of the budget, because I believe it is real, reasonable, and […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman- November 22, 2019

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser November 22, 2019 Dear Neighbor,This week our Public Safety Liaison Alan Oviedo graduated from the Chicago Police Department Citizen’s Police Academy. Alan completed a 10-week course that gave him a first-hand look at different units within the police department. Alan is a big fan of Restorative […]

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