Ward Reports

  • Ald. Sophia King (4) congratulated William Jones College Preparatory High School and Kenwood Academy “for being cited as some of the best public high schools in the city of Chicago. #4thwardstrong
  • Ald. Leslie Hairston (5) had a fundraiser at the Stony Island Arts Bank last night. 
  • Ald. Greg Mitchell (7) has a shred a thon and back to school event this weekend. 
  • Ald. Susan Sadlowski Garza (10) posted a picture from yesterday’s CPS Board meeting: “Dr. Mahalia Hines listens through osmosis during today’s public participation… Her compassion and consideration for our teachers and students is quite evident. #sleepingonthejob #disrespect”
  • Ald. Raymond Lopez (15) shared a GoFundMe for a 15th ward filmmaker. 
  • Ald. Howard Brookins (21) and Cook County Commissioner Stanley Moore are co-hosting the 21st Ward “Back to School Community Picnic” on August 27. 
  • Ald. Anthony Napolitano (41) dedicated an honorary street to Papa Chris’ restaurant, first established in 1986. “Thank you Papa Chris’ for your awesome food & dedication to our amazing community!”
  • Ald. Harry Osterman (48) will lead a walking parade through the new streetscape at Argyle tonight, starting at Broadway and Argyle. “We will celebrate the streetscape and pay tribute to the life of late activist and hip-hop artist John Vietnam with performances from Kuumba LynxElephant Rebellion, and more!”