Latest ‘Newsletters’

Weekly Update from Your Alderman – June 22, 2018

Dear neighbor, This is a special time of year in our community and throughout the country as together we celebrate LGBTQ Pride, Love, and Equality. Our pride is on display throughout the year, as we are one of the top LGBTQ neighborhoods in the country. I want to thank all of our many LGBTQ neighbors, […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – June 15, 2018

Dear neighbor, This has been another successful year for all of the schools in our community, as they continue to excel and improve in educating their students. The schools in our community continue to do an outstanding job in educating and preparing our youth. I specifically want to congratulate all the student graduates from 8th […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – June 8, 2018

Dear neighbor, Protecting the safety and well being of students of Chicago Public Schools is a critical and absolute priority for all those involved in Chicago Public Schools and city government. This week, in a series of articles the Chicago Tribune reported on many cases of sexual assault and abuse of CPS students by individuals […]

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Weekly Update from the Alderman – June 1, 2018

  Dear neighbor, Today we welcomed an outstanding new business to Bryn Mawr with the opening of Edgewater Playhouse. Edgewater Playhouse at 1048 W. West Bryn Mawr is owned and operated by Jessica Skipitaris, who taught gymnastics at the Broadway Armory for many years. The business offers tumbling, gymnastics, and active play for kids from […]

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Weekly Update from the Alderman – May 25, 2018

Dear Neighbor, On Monday our community suffered a deep loss with the passing of former Alderman Marion Kennedy Volini. Marion served as Alderman of the 48th Ward from 1978 to 1987. Marion’s vision and leadership brought neighbors together to work for a better, safer neighborhood for all. We are indebted to Marion for her many […]

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Weekly Update for the Alderman – May 18, 2018

Dear Neighbor, Last night, I held a public safety meeting with 20th District Police Commander Sean Loughran and 24th District Police Commander Roberto Nieves, where we discussed ongoing safety issues in our community. Both commanders outlined their efforts to address summer safety concerns and the crime in our community. Also, both districts will have additional bike patrols for the […]

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Weekly Update for the Alderman – May 11, 2018

 May 11, 2018 Dear Neighbor, This Teacher Appreciation Week I want to take the time to thank the outstanding teachers in our community who put constant effort into helping our students become great individuals. These teachers make a big impact in the lives of the children in our community and city. I truly appreciate how they […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – May 4, 2018

 May 4, 2018 Dear Neighbor, Improving the public safety throughout our community has been and will remain my top priority as your Alderman. Marko Zaric has been my point person in my office working closely with the Chicago Police, neighbors, and business owners to help make our neighborhood safer. Marko will be moving on from my […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – April 27, 2018

 April 27, 2018 Dear Neighbor, Today is Arbor Day and to celebrate there will be two community tree plantings, one at Senn High School and one at Northside Catholic Academy. This year, I will be using Aldermanic menu funds to plant 100 new trees throughout our community. This will help replace many of the trees we […]

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Weekly Update from Your Alderman – April 20, 2018

View this email in your browser  April 20, 2018 Dear Neighbor, Tomorrow is our annual 48th Ward Clean & Green initiative throughout our neighborhood. Many community groups and 200 neighbors have signed up to volunteer on neighborhood clean-up projects. I encourage you to lend a hand tomorrow by joining your neighbors at one of the clean-up […]

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