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Anthony Napolitano

Anthony Napolitano
Anthony Napolitano

City Council Ignores NW Side Alderman, Approves Apartments Near O’Hare Airport He Didn’t Want

Glenstar Properties aims to build 297 apartments near O’Hare Airport, 20 percent of which would be affordable. The full City Council approved the project 33-13.

O'Hare

City Committee Ignores NW Side Alderman, Approves Apartments He Didn’t Want In Rare Move

Ald. Anthony Napolitano argued the area is overburdened with residential density and denied his opposition has anything to do with planned affordable units.

O'Hare

Cops Rarely Pull Over Drivers In Their Own Neighborhoods, Data Shows. Motorists In Black Neighborhoods Aren’t So Lucky

Drivers are least likely to be pulled over on the far Northwest and Southwest sides, where many first responders live. Ald. Nick Sposato said that's because "white people just know how to talk their way out of a ticket."

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Apartment Complex Near O’Hare Gets Key Approval From City Commission — Despite Aldermen’s Opposition

The commission voted 10-1 to approve Glenstar’s proposal to build a seven-story, 297-unit apartment complex at 8535 W. Higgins Road in the 41st Ward. It would also have 59 affordable units.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Norwood Park Girl, 6, Battling Cancer To Be Honored By City Council For ‘Extraordinary Strength And Courage’

"Molly's extraordinary strength and courage has inspired her family, friends, and neighbors," the resolution says of Molly Morris.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Plan To Build 300 Apartments Near O’Hare Could Be Dead After Local Aldermen Objects, Saying He Wants Businesses There Instead

The vote is a reminder of the influence aldermen maintain over development in their wards.

O'Hare

As Napolitano Runs For Second Term, Unions That Powered His 2015 Run Fall Silent

Anthony Napolitano — the only member of City Council who is not a Democrat — faces Tim Heneghan, a retired Elmwood Park firefighter and 41st Ward Democratic committeeperson.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park