Meet Alderman Milly Santiago

Milagros ‘Milly’ Santiago is the current Alderman of the 31st Ward of the City of Chicago.

Milly Santiago came to Chicago in 1976 and started working as a bilingual clerk for Chicago Public Schools in the Department of Bilingual Education. Santiago decided to join the U.S. Army Reserves, which would give her the opportunity to go to college. She completed her training in Fort McClellan, Alabama in 1979 and was assigned to a military base in Fort Sheridan, IL. After the birth of her first daughter, Milly decided to attend college full-time at Northeastern Illinois University where she attained a bachelor’s degree in Communications.

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news from the 31st ward

Kostner Avenue Community Input Meetng
If you are a resident on Kostner Avenue between Diversey and Belmont (2800,2900,3000,& 3100) we will be having a community meeting to discuss two potential solutions to the number of parked vehicle damages on Kostner. At the request of our office and local residents, the Department of Transportation (CDOT) has...
Property Tax Exemption Workshop
My office, Cook County Commissioner Luis Arroyo Jr., and the Cook County Assessors office will be hosting a Property Tax Exemption workshop on February 6th (Monday) from 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The event will be in my ward office at 2521 N. Pulaski. Parking available on the corner of...
50x50 Neighborhood Arts Projects
50X50 Neighborhood Arts Project Alderman Milly Santiago joins efforts with the City of Chicago to celebrate and create new public art in all 50 wards. The 31st Ward is looking for qualifying Artists to work on Cultural and Special Events Murals. Alderman Santiago is looking to beautify and culturally enrich...


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Friday - 9am to 3pm

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2521 N. Pulaski Rd.

Chicago, IL 60639

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