- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
The Battle For The Fifth Ward Continues As Calloway Makes One Last Play
The longtime activist isn't letting the city council seat go without a fight.
The Election’s Over, Right? Not Quite In These Two Races As Challengers Push On
Although Ald. James Cappleman (46th) declared victory, challenger Marianne Lalonde is still trying to overcome a 25-vote deficit with a ballot recount.
Before Taking Office, Ald.-Elect Daniel La Spata (1st) Will Meet Voters In West Town
Monday's meeting aims to gather community input and will include free Spanish translation services.
Ald. Leslie Hairston Finishes Up 176 Votes, But William Calloway Demands Recount In 5th Ward Nail-Biter
Thursday's court hearing could put an end to a long campaign.
Cappleman’s Lead Grows, Mell Inches Closer And Hairston Keeps Holding On In City Hall’s 3 Undecided Races
Even though the election is over for most, the incumbents and their challengers in the 5th, 33rd and 46th wards are left to wait until April 16 as mail-in ballots continue to come in.
Ald. Roderick Sawyer Declares Victory In 6th Ward Race
With 83 percent of precincts reporting, Sawyer had 53 percent of the vote to opponent Deborah Foster-Bonner's 46 percent, according to the Chicago Election Board.
Ald. James Cappleman Takes 23-Vote Lead In 46th Ward — But No Decision Yet As Mail-In Ballots Still Out
"This will definitely come down to mail-in ballots," the alderman said. "Aren't elections fun?"
Jeanette Taylor Declares Victory, Vows To Unite The 20th Ward: ‘We’ve Got To Come Together’
The seat was left vacant by Willie Cochran, who officially resigned last month after pleading guilty to wire fraud.
Lori Lightfoot Becomes Nation’s 1st Black Lesbian Mayor After Beating Toni Preckwinkle
Lightfoot is also the city's first openly gay mayor.
Election Day 2019 Live Blog: Voter Turnout Isn’t Great, But At Least It Won’t Be A Record Low
Turnout for this historic Chicago election remains sluggish Tuesday, with only 284,000 votes cast as of 11 a.m.
As Chicago Heads To The Polls In Historic Election, Here Are The Big Questions Facing The City
Chicago City Council lost 132 years of combined experience in retirements and defeats in the first round.
For Toni Preckwinkle, Hyde Park Will Always Be Home
The longtime Hyde Park resident talks to Block Club Chicago about her love for the neighborhood that shaped her life — and her politics.
Denying Rumors, Rahm Says He Won’t Appoint Interim 20th Ward Alderman To Replace Disgraced Cochran Before Election
Rumors that the mayor might make a last-minute appointment to fill Ald. Willie Cochran's vacant seat prompted one concerned citizen to start a petition.
Shots Fired At William Calloway’s Campaign Office: ‘Violence Like This Is One Of The Many Reasons I’m Running’
Calloway, who is running against Ald. Leslie Hairston (5th), said someone in a passing car fired four or five shots at the building.
In Race To Replace Indicted Ald. Willie Cochran, Final 2 Candidates To Meet Thursday Night
Jeanette Taylor and Nicole Johnson, two political neophytes in the 20th Ward, will face voters in Woodlawn.
40th Ward Runoff: Ald. Pat O’Connor And Andre Vasquez Set To Square Off At Forum Monday
Because Ald. Pat O’Connor (40th) wasn’t able to get at least 50 percent of the vote Feb. 26 he's facing Andre Vasquez in a runoff election.
Hundreds Flock To Davis Theater To Hear 47th Ward Candidates Debate Affordable Housing, Taxes
Matt Martin, an attorney at the Illinois Attorney General’s office, and Michael Negron, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s former policy chief, aim to succeed outgoing Ald. Ameya Pawar.
Why These South Side Women Voted For Willie Wilson — And Think You Should Have Done The Same
"The ballot was like a huge menu at a restaurant that you don't want anything from, but you have to order anyway."
Ald. Walter Burnett Overwhelmingly Wins 27th Ward Election, Landing 7th Term
With 96 of the precincts reporting, the incumbent landed 69.8 percent of the vote to challenger Cynthia Bednarz’s 30.1 percent.
Ald. Roderick Sawyer Appears To Narrowly Avoid Runoff In 6th Ward
Vote by mail ballots have yet to be calculated, but it’s unclear if there are enough to lower Sawyer under the 50-percent threshold.