The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services and the Safer Foundation are sponsoring a job fair and employment information event for returning citizens and individuals who have been involved with the criminal justice system. Interested individuals will be pre-screened for the CTA's Second Chance Program and employment opportunities in major industries like Transportation, Logistics, Distribution, Construction, Health Care and more. Individuals must register prior to the event at https://sfdfss.eventbrite.com.
The 31st Ward Office will be hosting a toy giveaway in recognition of the Three Kings' Day holiday tradition. We will be offering various gifts for children ages 2-12 years. In order to be eligible to participate, families must reside in the 31st Ward and child MUST be present. The event will be held at our office at 2521 N. Pulaski Rd. from 12pm-2pm on Saturday, January 6th.
For more information, contact our ward office at 773-278-0031.
The Beat meetings calendar for 2018 is now available! Constituents are encouraged to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to meet the patrolling officers assigned to each Beat. Officers and Supervising personnel brief residents on ongoing police issues and residents are invited to bring forward any new concerns that neighbors are facing.
For more information regarding the Chicago Police Department and Beat Meetings, contact the 25th District CAPS office.
Alderman Santiago will host a Community Meeting next Tuesday, Dec 12 from 6:30 to 7:30pm at Planet Fitness at 3120 N Pulaski (Pulaski and Belmont).
We will have a chance to review a request for a drive through at a possible Starbucks to be built in the parking lot of the Planet Fitness at Belmont and Pulaski. We hope to see you there!
(Planet Fitness will give us a guided tour of the gym after the meeting for anyone who wishes to stay.)
Join us this Thursday to discuss the issue of traffic control at the intersection of Diversey & Avers. We will be hosting a community meeting to give residents a chance to voice their concerns and input in regards to possible solutions to the problem. The meeting will be held at Kosciuszko Park, 2732 N. Avers, November 30th, at 6:30pm.