Category Archives: News

Traffic Closures for Chicago Marathon this Sunday, October 8

Please be advised, due to the 40th Annual Chicago Marathon, hosted by the Bank of America, traffic closures along the marathon route will begin 7:00 a.m. and will conclude between 11:45 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. at the following locations: Stockton: LaSalle to Fullerton Fullerton: Stockton to Cannon Cannon: Fullerton to Sheridan Sheridan: Diversey to Belmont Broadway: [...]

Columbus Day Office Closure

In observance of Columbus Day, our office will be closed on Monday, October 9, 2017. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. If you have a need for city services, please call 3-1-1 for non-emergency requests, or dial 9-1-1 if you require immediate assistance.

Columbus Day Garbage & Recycling Service Changes

Please note these important changes to the refuse and recycling schedule due to the Monday, October 9,  Columbus Day Holiday. All city-collected refuse will be serviced Tuesday through Friday next week. Residents should ensure all black refuse carts are accessible throughout the week of collection, not solely on their regular day of collection. Additionally, residents [...]

43rd Ward Shredding Event and Clothing Drive on Saturday, September 9

Please join us and Friends of Epilepsy Foundation at the Peggy Notebaert Museum, located at 2430 N. Cannon Drive, next Saturday, September 9 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. for our annual shredding event and clothing drive!   We will accept paper documents and unwanted electronics. Please note, no televisions or expired medications will be collected at this shredding event.   We look forward to [...]

No Park, No Deals Petition

Our fight continues for a much needed park with more than 1,700 people signing the online petition demanding 15 acres of contiguous land in the North Branch Industrial Corridor. Continued community engagement is vital to achieve a much needed park for Chicago residents. If you agree that parkland is vital to a community, join the coalition of [...]

43rd Ward Residential Parking Pass (RPP) Machine is Currently Down

The 43rd Ward Office is experiencing technically difficulties and our Residential Parking Pass (RPP) machine is currently down and under maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience. We encourage you to call our office in order to confirm the system’s status prior to stopping in. We may be reached by calling (773) 348-9500.  Thank you for [...]

Street Closure on Lincoln Avenue August 23-25

Due to the installation of a tower crane at a construction site, Lincoln Avenue will be closed from Halsted and Lincoln to Lincoln and Orchard Wednesday, August 23 through Friday, August 25. Please click here to view a map of the street closure.