Ward Reports January 13, 2022

Cook County Comm. Peter Silvestri (R-9) announced in a news release that he will not seek reelection this year, ending his tenure on the county Board of Commissioners at 28 years. ““It has been an extremely rewarding experience to work with the President and members of the Cook County Board of Commissioners and the many talented and dedicated administrators and employees of Cook County,” Silvestri wrote. 

Ald. Raymond Lopez (15) tweeted a copy of a letter he wrote to Ald. Michelle Harris (8) explaining why he thinks the City Council Committee on Committees and Rules should meet in person to discuss the city ward remap and wrote “@AldermanHarris asked for a letter why we should meet in person. Here is mine.”  

Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez (25) tweeted “CDC Director should be fired given the huge national outbreak of omicron & poor response to prevent more cases and deaths. Complete failure at every level of government.” 

Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (35) tweeted “I'm told tonight's Logan Square UFO Club Meet-Up will include the debut of a new song about Lucy Gonzalez Parsons, titled ‘1,000 Rioters.’ Only in Logan Square!” 

Ald. Tom Tunney (44) tweeted “Today I dropped off KN-95 masks to all our local CPS schools and senior buildings. Here I am with a teacher from Hawthorne Elementary. Masks remain available, *for 44th Ward residents only*, at my 3223 N Sheffield  office while supplies last”  

Ald. Maria Hadden (49) tweeted “Need a KN95 mask for you or a family member to help with extra protection against covid? Come by the ward office, 1447 W. Morse Ave, this Saturday, January 15 between 1-3pm to get a couple from Alderwoman Hadden.” 

Ald. Debra Silverstein (50) tweeted “We are officially out of KN95 face masks. Thank you to everyone who came into the office to receive their masks, and to all the community groups who are helping us distribute them to our neighborhood’s most vulnerable residents.”

Showing 1 reaction

Or sign in with email

    Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.