Category Archives: News

61 – 65 East Banks Update

Please see the Planned Development Proposal that was approved by the Chicago Plan Commission on June 15th, 2017: Planned Development Ordinance Statements Exhibits Rendering and Site Plan

Memorial Day Office Closure

In observance of Memorial Day, our office will close at 2:00 PM on Friday, May 26th and will re-open at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, May 30th. 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.

Office Closure for Good Friday

In observance of Good Friday the 43rd Ward Office will close on Friday, April 14th at 2:00 PM. We will re-open at 9:00 AM on Monday, April 17th. Please call 3-1-1 if you have service requests during this office closure or 9-1-1 for emergency situations.

Lakefront Trail Improvements Open House

Join the Chicago Park District for an open house on  Lakefront Trail Improvements on Wednesday, March 22nd between 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM  at the Lincoln Park Cultural Center, 2045 N Lincoln Park West. Representatives from the Chicago Park District, CARA and the Active Transportation Alliance will be available to preview the exciting trail improvements running from Fullerton to [...]

Office Closure for Casimir Pulaski Day

In observance of Casimir Pulaski Day the 43rd Ward Office will be closed on Monday, March 6th. We will re-open at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, March 7th. Please call 3-1-1 if you have service requests during this office closure or 9-1-1 for emergency situations.

Upcoming North Branch Industrial Corridor Meeting

The Department of Planning and Development (DPD) will be hosting the last public meeting for the North Branch Industrial Corridor from  6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, Feb. 21st  at UI Labs, 1415 N. Cherry Avenue. You are strongly encouraged to attend this meeting and express your support for public recreational space. Also if you have [...]

Lincoln’s Birthday and President’s Day Office Closures

In observance of Lincoln’s birthday, the 43rd Ward Office will be closed on Monday, February 13th. We will re-open at  9:00 AM on Tuesday, February 14th. The 43rd Ward Office will also be closed the following  Monday, February 20th in observance of President’s Day and will re-open at  9:00 AM on Tuesday, February 21st. Please call 3-1-1 if you have [...]

Cortland Street Bridge Closure

The Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) announced that the Cortland Street bridge westbound lane and north sidewalk will be closed until February 24 for utility tunnel repair work. Westbound car traffic is being detoured to Webster via Clybourn and Ashland/Elston, while westbound trucks are being detoured to North Avenue via Clybourn and Ashland/Elston. Westbound bicycle [...]

Filming Notice: 2257 N Lincoln Ave (Greenhouse Theater)

Winter Road, LLC will be filming scenes for their new movie, THE CHRISTMAS GIFT, in our neighborhood Sunday, February, 12th through 14th. Filming will take place at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N Lincoln Ave. In order to park necessary vehicles and equipment for filming, streets will be posted with NO PARKING/TOW ZONE signs at the following [...]

Holiday Office Closures

In observance of the Christmas Holiday and Hannukah, the 43rd Ward office will close early at 2:00 PM on Friday, December 23rd. We will re-open at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, December 27th. From Tuesday, December 27th to Friday, December 30th the office will be open from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. In observance of the New Years Holiday, the 43rd [...]