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32nd Ward

32nd Ward
32nd Ward

Ald. Scott Waguespack Will Run Unopposed To Represent Bucktown, West Lakeview

Waguespack was first elected to City Council in 2007. He's become a close ally of Mayor Lori Lightfoot since endorsing her in 2019.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

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

New Ward Map Would Put Lincoln Yards Under Control Of Alderman Who Opposed Megadevelopment

A compromise reached Monday marks the likely end of a standoff between Alds. Brian Hopkins and Scott Waguespack to represent the $6 billion megadevelopment.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Palmer Square Neighbors Urge Waguespack To Reject ‘Absurd’ Ward Remap Plan That Would Boot Them From The Rest Of Logan Square

The proposed Rules Committee map would put Palmer Square Park in the 36th Ward, a sliver that stretches from Bucktown to Montclare — which many believe was drawn out of spite.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

The Battle For Lincoln Yards: New Map Takes Megadevelopment From The Alderman Who Fought To Build It

Ald. Scott Waguespack (32nd) says adding Lincoln Yards to his ward would make the community more "contiguous." Hopkins called that "utter nonsense."

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town