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 milly_headshot.JPG 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

25th Annual Chicago Cares Serve-a-thon
Chicago Cares will be hosting their 25th Annual Serve-a-thon, the largest volunteer day in the City on June 23rd. Foreman College Career Academy and Kelvyn Park High School have been chosen to receive volunteer help. The 31st Ward Office would love to see representation! If you are interested in registering...
Community Meeting for Your Input
Join us on Wednesday, June 20th, as we discuss the recent transfer of ownership of an existing bar at 2906 N. Pulaski Rd. The new owner will present his plans for future improvements and public safety. If you have questions or concerns, come out and find out more!
Kostner "One-Way" CDOT Study
Residents can read more regarding CDOT's position on possibly converting Kostner into a one-way avenue from Belmont Avenue to Diversey Ave. 
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