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Byron Sigcho-Lopez

Byron Sigcho-Lopez

Council Tensions Linger Over Lightfoot’s Ongoing Battle Against ‘Aldermanic Prerogative’

Although some aldermen say little has changed since Lightfoot sought to limit aldermanic veto power, others are pushing back. “Unfortunately what we’ve seen so far is much worse: mayoral prerogative," one alderman said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Get Free Food, Masks In Pilsen Wednesday

The giveaway will take place 5-7 p.m. at Benito Juarez Community Academy, 1450 W. Cermak Road.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Alderman Blasts Police For Sharing Addresses Of Arrested Protesters: ‘Stop Doxxing’ My Residents

Following backlash, Chicago Police deleted most of the posts. Officials said they will now stop tweeting out the home blocks of people who are arrested.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Pilsen High School Votes Out Police, Becoming Second CPS School To Eliminate Cops On Campus

Benito Juarez council members want CPS to use the funding for more social workers, counselors, nurses and restorative justice programs.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
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