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29th Ward

29th Ward
29th Ward

West Side Forum Will Feature 29th Ward, Police District Candidates

The candidates will be asked questions by a panel of Gen Z community members, an organizer said.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Ald. Chris Taliaferro Faces 2 Community Activists In 29th Ward Race On West Side

Community organizers are challenging Ald. Chris Taliaferro, a former police officer, in the West Side ward.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Cop Linked To Proud Boys Should Be Fired — Along With Any Other Extremist Officers, West Side Leaders Say

After an officer with links to the group got a 120-day suspension, elected officials and church leaders say the city must do more to keep white supremacist officers off the street.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

How Much Does My Alderman Make? Here’s A Complete List

The highest-paid alderpeople will make $142,772 next year, thanks to a nearly 10 percent raise. The lowest-paid alderperson makes $115,560, by comparison.

Citywide

Police Reform Advocates Demand Aldermen Pass Law Requiring Detainees Get A Phone Call In First Hour

Just 2 percent of people arrested get access to an attorney while in custody of Chicago police. An ordinance could help change that, advocates said.

Citywide