Ward Reports

  • Ald. Brian Hopkins (2) is holding a positive loitering event tomorrow with local CAPS at the corner of Clark & Division, the site of a shooting in June.  
  • Ald. George Cardenas (12) retweeted#FreeTheFunds is Trending! RT to keep the pressure up on city council to pass @aldcardenas TIF Ordinance! #dayofequity
  • Ald. Matt O’Shea’s (19) annual golf outing is this weekend. 
  • Ald. Michael Scott Jr. (24) is hosting a housing fair this weekend. 
  • Ald. Roberto Maldonado (26) posted info for a gun buyback event October 22. 
  • Ald. Carlos Ramirez Rosa (35) and Ald. Ameya Pawar (47) both encouraged followers to save The Reader. Pawar wrote: “I was a nobody in 2011.Just a kid who knocked on doors for two years. [Ben Joravsky] helped give voice to a nobody. And Ben has challenged me in every way, every day since my win.”
  • Ald. Gilbert Villegas (36) tweeted this ribbon cutting from a new school based health center in his ward. 
  • Ald. Brendan Reilly (42) retweeted this gem from female Senate Democrats with his own: “Quoth Shaggy from Scooby Doo: Zoinks!”
  • Ald. John Arena (45) gave a “huge shoutout to Tony Passero, Jerry Z. Rogowski, Arts Alive Chicago, and Jefferson Park Forward” for an expansive Cubs mural in his ward.