Ward Reports

  • Ald. Proco Joe Moreno (1) says the “rapidly increasing Latino pop in Chicago merits City investment, resources and economic opportunities.”
  • Ald. Brian Hopkins (2) tweeted: “Hey fellow White Sox fans-if you love baseball, you have to appreciate what just happened. don’t have to like it, but gotta appreciate it.”
  • Ald. Danny Solis (25) retweeted this pin-worthy article of low carb breakfast ideas under 300 calories (paleo breakfast salad, anyone?), but also these dessert pics
  • Ald. Deb Mell (33) gave her chief of staff, Jason Hernandez, a shout out on his one year anniversary with the office. 
  • Ald. John Arena (45) thanked everyone who donated to the Irving Park Community Food Pantry, which was robbed last week: “It’s these sorts of actions that demonstrate how wonderful our neighbors on the Northwest Side truly are.” He also posted this pic of what is surely the Water Department’s trustiest employee. 
  • Ald. Ameya Pawar (47) posted those male and female voter maps that were floating around yesterday. “Angry men. Rawr.”
  • Ald. Harry Osterman (48) joined Ald. Leslie Hairston (5), Ald. Susan Sadlowski Garza (10) and Ald. Pat O’Connor (40) on Chicago TonightTuesday
  • City Treasurer Kurt Summers shared this write up on his Catalyst Fund (with an aka crediting his own name for the fund): “Remedying the consequences of decades-long disinvestment will not come solely through policing. First, we need to believe that EVERY single person in EVERY one of Chicago’s 77 neighborhoods is worthy of investment and opportunity. We also need a comprehensive plan to invest in every corner of the City.”
  • City Clerk Susana Mendoza was proud to announce the new citywide municipal ID program that she says will “ensure all Chicagoans have easy access to City resources and educational and economic opportunities.” 

  • Comm. Gregg Goslin (R-14) posted info on the county’s paid sick leave provisions.