Latest ‘Newsletters’

Weekly Update from Your Alderman — March 15, 2019

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser March 15, 2019Dear Neighbor, At City Council this week, we voted on two controversial proposals: land-use for the proposed Lincoln Yards development, and land-use and funding for a new police and fire training facility. I voted against the Lincoln Yards proposal, as I feel it […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman — March 8, 2019

View this email in your browser Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser March 8, 2019Dear Neighbor, Today is International Women’s Day, a global day of recognition and celebration of the social, political, and cultural achievements of women. Our community has a strong tradition of women in leadership roles, spanning from block clubs […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman — March 1, 2019

View this email in your browserWeekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browserMarch 1, 2019 Dear Neighbor,On behalf of my staff, family, and myself, I want to offer a sincere thank you for the overwhelming support you showed me on Tuesday. I am honored and privileged to continue to serve you and our community, […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman — February 22, 2019

View this email in your browserWeekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browserFebruary 22, 2019 Dear Neighbor,Andersonville Restaurant Week begins today. For the last several weeks, there has been a major water main project on Clark Street between Foster and Bryn Mawr. Please use this event as an opportunity to come out and show your […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman — February 15, 2019

View this email in your browserWeekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser February 15, 2019 Dear Neighbor,I hope you and your loved ones enjoyed a peaceful Valentine’s Day, celebrated locally. Businesses in Andersonville are keeping the loving spirit going through the weekend with the Andersonville Chamber of Commerce’s “With Love from Andersonville” campaign. More […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman — February 8, 2019

Weekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser February 8, 2019Dear Neighbor,Please join me tomorrow on Argyle Street to celebrate the Year of the Pig!Argyle Lunar New Year Parade festivities begin at noon, and the parade will step off from Argyle and Winthrop at 1pm. This annual event brings our community together to celebrate […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman — February 1, 2019

February 1, 2019Dear Neighbor,We made it through historically cold temperatures this week. Temperatures have returned to their seasonal norms, and we can look forward to warmer days this weekend and into next week. Thank you to everyone who checked in on neighbors, shoveled extra squares of sidewalk and who cleared out parking spaces on our […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman — January 25, 2019

View this email in your browserWeekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser January 25, 2019Dear Neighbor,At City Council on Wednesday, my colleagues and I passed the Senior Relocation Ordinance. I sponsored this ordinance after hearing from seniors in the community who had a negative experience during a building improvement project in the Judge Fisher […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman — January 18, 2019

View this email in your browserWeekly Update from Your AldermanView this email in your browser January 18, 2019Dear Neighbor, On Wednesday, the City Council Committee on Housing and Real Estate unanimously passed the Senior Relocation Ordinance, a piece of legislation I introduced in November 2018, and will be voted on at next week’s City Council meeting. After […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman — January 11, 2019

January 11, 2019Dear Neighbor, Yesterday in Springfield our friend and local State Representative Greg Harris was appointed Majority Leader of the Illinois House of Representatives. Greg’s appointment to this position is well deserved and he becomes the first openly gay man to hold this position. As a longtime leader in the LGBTQ community and former Chief […]

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