Ward Reports

  • Ald. Proco Joe Moreno (1) will re-refer his TIFs for CPS resolution to Finance Committee on Wednesday. 
  • Ald. Pat Dowell (3) cut the ribbon on improvements to Jones Park. 
  • Ald. Gregory Mitchell’s (7) senior fest is this Thursday. 
  • Ald. Anthony Beale’s (9) next community meeting is September 27.
  • Ald. Susan Sadlowski Garza (10) posted these pics from the Mexican Independence Day Parade.  
  • Ald. Danny Solis (25) shared the latest on paleta man: close to $250k in donations so far. 
  • Ald. Walter Burnett Jr. (27) is hosting a number of health events, including a bike ride around Garfield Park. 
  • Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (35), the voter registration committee chair for the Cook County Democrats, announced a drive for November to stop Donald Trump (in front of Trump tower).
  • Not to jinx things, but it looks like Ald. Anthony Napolitano (41) will have perfect weather for his golf outing Thursday. 
  • Ald. Michele Smith’s (43) condo summit was last night. 
  • Ald. James Cappleman (46) phone banked for Hillary Clinton last night. 
  • Ald. Harry Osterman (48) thanked residents for their patience getting used to the new shared street concept on Argyle. 
  • City Clerk Susana Mendoza got to snap some pics on the field at Comiskey after a Culinary Kids event. 
  • Tributes to Paul Green came in from Ald. Brian Hopkins, who said (2) Green was “a longtime mentor and dear friend”, and City Treasurer Kurt Summers, who called him a “pillar of Chicago politics.”