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Byron Sigcho Lopez

Byron Sigcho Lopez

Chicago Democratic Socialists Celebrate City Council Wins, Plan For Future: ‘I Never Imagined We Would Have 6’

The Daily Line: Five new Democratic Socialists were elected alderman this year, raising DSA's ranks to six at City Hall.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Ald.-Elect Byron Sigcho-Lopez, Treasurer’s Office To Host Workshop For Homeowners At Risk In Cook County Tax Sale

The workshop is scheduled at St. Procopius Elementary School, 1625 S. Allport St. from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 1.

Should Pilsen Become A Historic Landmark District? Some Say City Is Trying To ‘Shove This Down Our Throats’

The process initially was set to extend late into the summer, but was expedited after someone tried to demolish three buildings in the proposed district.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Apartments Built On Pilsen Lot Near Paseo Trail Should Have 30% Affordable Housing, Ald.- Elect Sigcho Lopez Says

The lot at 18th and Peoria is owned by Property Market Group, which pitched plans for a 465-apartment development on the site.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Fierce Solis Critic Byron Sigcho Lopez Wins Seat To Become 25th Ward’s First New Alderman In Two Decades

In a high-stakes, contentious race, the community organizer landed 54.3 percent of the vote over challenger Alex Acevedo.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

25th Ward Candidates Tackle Gentrification And Development At Final Debate Before Election

Byron Sigcho Lopez and Alex Acevedo hope to replace disgraced — and missing — Ald. Danny Solis, who held the seat for 23 years.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

25th Ward Runoff: Byron Sigcho Lopez, Alex Acevedo Set To Square Off At Forum Wednesday

It's a heated race with Ald. Danny Solis gone, as the 25th Ward will soon have a new leader for the first time in more than two decades.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

State Rep Alleges Chinatown Votes Are Being Stolen To Help Candidate Trying To Replace Danny Solis

Candidate Byron Sigcho Lopez slammed the allegations against his supporters as a "desperate attempt to deceive voters."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Candidate Vying For Ald. Solis’ Seat Calls For His Resignation: ‘You Don’t Wear A Federal Wiretap Voluntarily’

“Aldermen don’t choose to wear wires because they are innocent," another 25th Ward candidate said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Sigcho Lopez Gets To Stay On Ballot, Making Way For A 5-Way Race In 25th Ward

The race has been left wide open after veteran Ald. Danny Solis announced he would not seek re-election.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
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