Ward Reports June 20, 2024

Ald. Andre Vasquez (40) posted "Life is good! Today I spoke at a press conference in response to @POTUS Executive Order. I got there early, checked out a store in Pilsen, Inside was Big Larry Mondragon, owner of Definitive Selection! The city is as large or as small as you make it. Check it out and support!"

Mayor Brandon Johnson posted "Juneteenth holds great historical significance throughout our nation, marking the end of slavery. On behalf of the City of Chicago, I apologize for historical wrongs committed against Black Chicagoans and our ancestors who have borne and continue to bear racism and injustice."

Ald. Jessie Fuentes (26) posted "Today we honor & elevate the resilience, courage, & vision of the Black community. We must double down & recommit ourselves to fighting for justice, equity, & liberation. Today I ask residents of W26 to support our Black businesses & invest in our Black neighborhoods. #Juneteenth"

Ald. Maria Hadden (49) posted "Happy Juneteenth, or Jubilee Day! I'm proud to be a part of making this a holiday for the City of Chicago. In between the festivals, parades and cookouts this month, I hope you take a little time to learn more about the significance of this holiday for our country. #juneteenth"

Be the first to comment

Or sign in with email

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