Latest Updates

March 17, 2020

Statement from the Alderman regarding 3/16/20 Bowmanville Shooting

17 March 2020 STATEMENT FROM THE ALDERMAN Dear Neighbors, Our Ward was shocked and saddened by the fatal shooting last night of a 15 year-old Ward […]
March 16, 2020

Alderman Vasquez COVID-19 Update: March 16, 2020

Dear Neighbors,                                                  […]
March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Community & Business Support Resources

WE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE THIS DOCUMENT AS MORE RESOURCES BECOME AVAILABLE If you know of any resources for individuals or businesses affected by COVID-19 and […]
March 13, 2020

Update From Alderman Vasquez 3/13/20

Neighbors, In preparation for what has been declared a national emergency, we are taking all necessary steps to ensure continuity of government and to protect our […]
March 13, 2020

Ward Office Staff Will Be Working Remotely

Changes at the 40th Ward Office: Starting Monday, March 16, we are closing the ward office until further notice. Our staff will be working remotely and […]
March 13, 2020

COVID-19 Update from Alderman Vasquez 3/12/20

Dear Neighbors, For the past several weeks, you’ve probably been hearing about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) is working in […]
March 9, 2020

WITHDRAWN – 1733 W Foster

This request was withdrawn at the Alderman’s request. Published advertisement in a real estate listing had incorrectly stated that the project had received approval for an […]
March 6, 2020

Public Bucks (Participatory Budgeting)

Every year, each Alderman receives $1.3 million for ward infrastructure improvements. Alderman Andre Vasquez built a really big table to create space for neighbors to decide how […]