Ward Reports

  • Ald. Proco Joe Moreno (1) says he stands “in support of reinforcing Chicago’s efforts as a Welcoming City in light the hatred spewed by Trump. Not only is he wrong, he also poses a danger to immigrant and minority groups.”
  • Ald. Brian Hopkins (2) posed with Bill Rancic (OG Apprentice winner) and congratulated him on his new book. 
  • Ald. Patrick D. Thompson (11) and Comm. John Daley are hosting a holiday coat drive. 
  • Ald. Raymond Lopez (15) and Ald. Ed Burke (14) teamed up on a no-kill order supported by more than half of aldermen. 
  • Ald. Michael Scott Jr. (24) is hosting a turkey giveaway at the Homan Square Community Center. 
  • Ald. Danny Solis’ (25) tree lighting is December 15. 
  • Ald. Roberto Maldonado (26) encouraged people to wear purple today. Yesterday, he introduced a resolution “to reflect on the importance of World Pancreatic Cancer Day in bringing awareness to the 4th most common cause of cancer-related death in the developed world. The heartbreaking loss of my wife Nancy to pancreatic cancer has strengthened my resolve to increase support for the families struggling with the same loss.” 
  • Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (35) shared this pic from the local ward org fundraiser. 
  • Ald. Anthony Napolitano’s (41) participatory budgeting meeting is today. 
  • Ald. Michele Smith (43) has concerns about the proposed Transit TIF. 
  • Ald. James Cappleman (46) says his yes on the budget “helps to get stimulus funding for underserved communities.”
  • Ald. Ameya Pawar (47) says “If Trump creates a registry for Muslims,my family will register. We all should register as Muslims. #WeStandWithMuslims” He signed on to a resolution aimed at Gov. Rauner.