Latest Updates

February 2, 2021

Lawrence/Western Community Visioning Town Hall 1/28/21

Meeting Recording On Thursday, 28 January 2021, Aldermen Vasquez (40th) and Martin (47th) hosted a Community Visioning Town Hall regarding proposed development at the northwest corner […]
January 26, 2021

1/25/21 Vaccine Town Hall Video

January 24, 2021

Vaccine Town Hall 1/24/21 at 6pm

In lieu of Virtual Ward Night I will be holding a 40th Ward Vaccine Town Hall. Register at Participants may submit questions for Alderman Vasquez […]
January 22, 2021

Dog Friendly Area at Winnemac Park

40th Ward residents recently voted to allocate $100,000 in menu money for a dog park, or dog friendly area (DFA), at Winnemac Park. On January 13, […]
January 10, 2021

Shared Cost Sidewalk Program Applications Open Monday – January 11 at 6am

The Shared Cost Sidewalk Program is an extremely popular voluntary program in which property owners share the cost of sidewalk repair with the City. Thousands of Chicagoans have […]
January 5, 2021

Letter On CPS Reopening Plans

From Alderman Vasquez – I joined 32 members of the 50 member City Council in sending a letter to Mayor Lightfoot and Chicago Public Schools CEO […]
December 24, 2020

2021 People’s Budget Voting Results

Thank you to everyone who voted in the latest People’s Budget. The results are in! The projects listed below were the winning proposals. Money has been allocated […]
December 23, 2020

Ward Office Holiday Hours

Happy Holidays! The 40th Ward’s regular virtual office hours are closed until January 4. While staff will be checking the and voicemail regularly, please call […]