April 11, 2022

Public Safety Announcement

PUBLIC SAFETY UPDATE FROM ALDER VASQUEZ April 11, 2022 The Chicago Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred earlier this morning, around 1:30 a.m., at […]
April 1, 2022

40th Ward Arts & Access Grants

Our office recently launched the “40th Ward Arts & Access Grants” as part of Chicago’s ward microgrant program. Passed during last year’s budget process, the program […]
March 25, 2022

Free Shredding Event on April 2, 2022

The 40th Ward is hosting a FREE shredding event on April 2 from 11a-2p at 5333 N. Western (Streets and Sanitation lot). Drive up and walk […]
October 27, 2021

Public Statement – 2022 Budget

27 October 2021 Public Statement – 2022 City Budget Click here to download as PDF Dear Neighbors, I am pleased to be able to announce my […]
September 16, 2021

Town Hall – Q3 2021

On September 13th, 2021, we held our third-quarter town hall via Zoom. A recording of the meeting is available here: Topic: Virtual 40th Ward Night Start […]
June 25, 2021

A Note Regarding Fireworks

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, I want to remind 40th Ward neighbors that fireworks are illegal in Chicago; even sparklers are banned. […]
May 18, 2021

Roof and Porch Repair Program ONE-DAY REGISTRATION DATE: 5/20/21

ONE-DAY LOTTERY REGISTRATION for the 2022 Roof and Porch Program’s service will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. promptly on Thursday, May 20, 2021 […]
May 12, 2021

Public Safety Update

5/12/2021 On Tuesday May 11, around 8:00pm, there was a shooting that resulted in a homicide on the 6000 block of N California (Beat # 2413). […]