Ald. Deb Mell, seen her in March, 2019, has been the 33rd Ward alderman since 2013.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Frustrated By City’s Slow Lead Testing Process, Ald. Deb Mell Launches Program To Get 200 CPS Families’ Water Tested

"It is kind of scary when you realize what's in your water and you're hoping it's not something dangerous," one student said.

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Lightfoot Era Dawns In Chicago — ‘We Are Going To Transform Our City’

Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot is set to become the 56th mayor of Chicago Monday.

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As Successor Sworn In, Rogers Park’s Longest Serving Alderman Says Thanks, Reflects On 28 Years

Joe Moore was defeated by Maria Hadden, who will become the 49th Ward's new alderman Monday.