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  • CTA Construction Notice
    Posted: 10/29/2014
    In an effort to inspect the existing elevated structure along the Red, Purple, and Brown Lines and continue to provide quality rapid transit service, the CTA will perform soil borings during weekdays beginning Friday, October 31.
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  • Filming Notice for 3700 block of Janssen
    Posted: 10/28/2014
    Christy Schmid Productions will be shooting photos/film in our neighborhood on October 30th. The project will take place between the hours of 7:00am to 7:00pm.
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  • Film Notice for 3700 N. Southport
    Posted: 10/28/2014
    Christy Schmid Productions will be shooting photos/film in our neighborhood on October 30th. The project will take place between the hours of 11:00am to 3:00pm.
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  • Fire on the 900 block of Newport
    Posted: 10/27/2014
    A fire occurred on the 900 block of Newport early Sunday morning at 1:37 am. The Chicago Fire Department?s Office of Fire Investigation has classified the fire as non-criminal and they do not believe this person has been involved in previous fires in the area. A homeless male built a warming fire alongside the building that ignited the exterior wall of the structure. No displacement of tenants or injuries occurred.
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  • 2843 N. Halsted-Medical Cannabis Dispensary Application
    2843 N. Halsted-Medical Cannabis Dispensary Application

    Posted: 10/15/2014
    In accordance with Section 17-13-0107-A of the Chicago Zoning Ordinance, Title 17 of the Municipal Code of Chicago, please be informed that on or about October 15, 2014, an application was filed for a special use with the Zoning Board of Appeals of the City of Chicago for a special use under the Zoning Ordinance for the property located at 2843 North Halsted, Chicago, Illinois.
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  • Film Notice for Eddy St from Clark to Seminary
    Posted: 10/15/2014
    TVM Productions, Inc. will be in our neighborhood on October 20, 2014. They will be doing filming with the full cooperation of the Illinois Film Office, The Chicago Film Office and the Chicago Police Department.
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  • Wrigley Field Construction Update 10.9.14
    Posted: 10/9/2014
    Work begins this week on the exterior outfield walls along Waveland and Sheffield avenues. Historic bricks have been identified and are being saved. In the week ahead, this work will continue as the wall is moved to its new location.
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  • Flu Shot Information
    Posted: 10/9/2014
    Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness. Serious outcomes of flu infection can result in hospitalization or death. Some people, such as older people, young children, and people with certain health conditions, are at high risk for serious flu complications. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting vaccinated each year.
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  • Chicago Marathon Information
    Posted: 10/6/2014
    It's that time of year again! Come out and cheer on all the dedicated athletes participating in this year's Chicago Marathon! Please be aware of the following street closures in the 44th Ward and adjust your schedule accordingly for this citywide event.
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  • Fall Leaf Collection: Dedicated Bagged Leaf Collection November 3rd-21st
    Posted: 10/6/2014
    As part of this Clean and Green effort to clean up leaves and other debris before winter, I want to provide you with information on the dedicated bagged leaf collection the Department of Streets and Sanitation is coordinating for three weeks this November.
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  • Pride Parade Survey Information
    Posted: 10/3/2014
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  • Wrigley Field Construction Update 9.26.14
    Posted: 10/2/2014
    Beginning Friday, September 26, Waveland and Sheffield avenues will be closed to vehicle traffic. Pedestrian traffic will be allowed on sidewalks along the north side of Waveland and the east side of Sheffield. While the Cubs are working with our 44th Ward Office and CDOT to minimize impact on the community, it is necessary to close these streets in the initial phase to accommodate the demolition of the Wrigley Field bleachers and subsequent reconstruction. These street closures will remain in effect until construction on this portion of the ballpark concludes prior to Opening Day 2015.


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  • Community Alert- Fire Incidents in the 19th District
    Posted: 9/30/2014
    Fires are occurring in the 19th district specifically beat 1924. Vehicles as well as
    trash receptacles are targeted in the alleyways.

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  • Pride Parade Survey Results
    Posted: 9/26/2014
    Over 2,000 44th Ward residents responded to the Pride Parade survey that I created to get feedback from this year's Pride Parade.
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  • Voter Registration Deadline October 7, 2014
    Posted: 9/25/2014
    Voter registration for the November 4th General Election will be closing on October 7th. If you will turn 18 before the November 4th election, moved from your previous address since the last election or have not registered to vote, you must do so by October 7th to be eligible to vote in the upcoming election. Deputy Registrars are available in my office to register you to vote.
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