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October 2017

Jeff Park Master Plan Community Meeting October 16

October 16, 2017 @ 6:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Copernicus Center,
5214 W. Lawrence
Chicago, United States
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Since first taking office in 2011, I have made the revitalization of the Jefferson Park business corridor a main focus. I hope you participate in developing strategies to improve transportation, mobility, land use, housing, and economic development while strengthening the community character of our neighborhood during our second Jefferson Park Master Plan community meeting Monday, October 16, at 6 pm at the Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence. This is an opportunity to lend your ideas and provide input int the future of this opportunity…

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PB45 Vote

October 20, 2017 @ 10:00 AM - October 28, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Voting! In an effort to increase voter turnout, this year 45th Ward residents will be able to vote online. Please keep your eye out for details regarding how to vote online in next week's e-newsletter. 45th Ward residents 14-years-old and up will have the opportunity to vote early in-person in my office beginning October 16 through October 27. Please bring proof of residency to vote. We will also host multiple mobile voting events ahead of the final vote onOctober 28. The mobile voting…

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November 2017

Budget Town Hall Meeting Nov. 6

November 6, 2017 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Irish American Heritage Center,
4626 N. Knox.
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The Progressive Reform Caucus and Committeeman Robert Murphy from the 39th Ward Dems are co-hosting a community town hall meeting. Share your feedback and concerns regarding the Emanuel administration's proposed 2018 city budget. The event is free and open to the public. It is not required that your alderman be a member of the Progressive Caucus to attend. The event will take place on Monday, November 6, at 7:00 pm at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox. More…

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Grand Gateway Groundbreaking Ceremony

November 17, 2017 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grand Gateway,
5201 W. Lawrence
Chicaago,
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Construction of the Residences at Jefferson Park, 5201 W. Lawrence, has begun. I hope you will join us a ceremonial groundbreaking on Friday, November 17, at 11:00 am. This is an opportunity to thank all of the many stakeholders who helped guide us to a final plan and design. This development is the first major step in ushering in the revitalization of the Jefferson Park business corridor. Kid Friendly

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Fischman’s Bottle Shop Ribbon Cutting

November 17, 2017 @ 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Fishman’s Bottle Shop,
4054 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago,
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FISCHMAN BOTTLE SHOP GRAND OPENING WEEKEND DATES / HOURS Friday, November 17: 3pm - 9pm 4054- 4060 N Milwaukee Chicago, Illinois 60641 (773) 545-0123

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December 2017

45th Ward Holiday Party!

December 1, 2017 @ 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Filament Theatre,
4041 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, United States
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Come celebrate the holidays with Alderman John Arena and the 45th Ward Independent Dems! Friday, December 1st 7PM - 11PM Filament Theatre • 4041 N. Milwaukee Ave. Live music by Dawn O'Keefe Williams and the Lucky Dogs and Food by many 45TH Ward's Finest Restaurants and Local Craft Brewers. $45 per person • $80 per couple • $250 Sponsor • $500 Host • $1,000 Patron To RSVP go to julie@arenafor45.com or 312.399.1902 To purchase tickets log onto https://secure.actblue.com/donate/2017holiday PAID FOR…

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Holiday Sparkle at Jefferson Park Transit Center

December 7, 2017 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Jefferson Park Transit Center,
4917 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago,
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Join Jefferson Park Forward and me for the annual Holiday Sparkle event on Thursday, December 7, at 5 pm at the Jefferson Park Transit Center. This is the perfect event to put the sparkle in your holiday season. Santa will make a special appearance with his sleigh as we light the holiday lights, sing festive songs with the Schurz school choir, sip hot cocoa from Gale Street Inn, and enjoy delicious treats from Fannies, Mariano's, and Sicilia Bakery. I hope…

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January 2018

How to win as an underdog

January 18 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Filalment Theatre,
4041 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, United States
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Join us for a screening of “the 39th” a short documentary about State Representative Will Guzzardi’ s 2014 people-powered campaign to beat a machine incumbent on the NW side of Chicago and then stay for a speaker roundtable and Q&A on exactly what it takes to campaign and win on the grassroots level. The discussion will feature State Rep. Will Guzzard, Alderwoman Susan Sadlowski Garza, Alderman John Arena, County Commissioner Bridge Gainer, and Campaign Manager Rebecca Reynolds. Moderated by Joanna…

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16th District Chicago Police Roll Call

January 19 @ 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Unnamed Venue,
Chicago,
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I hope you'll be able to join members of the 16th District Chicago Police, Alderman Sposato, and myself for and outdoor roll call at the intersection of Laramie and Berteau on Friday, January 19, at 6:30 pm. This is a great chance to meet and thank officers who work hard to keep our community safe. I hope to see you there.

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February 2018

Fair Housing Seminar Feb. 20

February 20 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Copernicus Center,
5216 W. Lawrence.
Chicago, United States
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The Housing Opportunity Project will host a free event for housing providers, community members, and service providers. Experts from the Housing Opportunity Project and the Northwest Side Housing Center will lead a presentation and discussion on the federal, state, county, and city fair housing laws and policies that impact tenants, landlords, realtors, and property managers. Topics will include: Protected classes under federal, state, and local fair housing laws Housing accommodations for people with disabilities The Housing Choice Voucher Program Tenant…

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