Posts Tagged ‘ 47th Ward ’

Part 5: Accountability

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October 21, 2012

A recent report indicated Pawar was missing 80 percent of committee meetings of City Council. Pawar defended himself in another online site saying he is concentrating on constituent services. Missing committee meetings is bad policy.
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In Passing: Ed Burke

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October 5, 2012

A long-time Democrat and active member of the 47th Ward organization, Ed Burke, is reported to have passed. A wake will be held for the deceased Monday at Drake Funeral Home, 5303 N Western Ave., Chicago, IL 60625 Services are planned for St Benedict, 2201 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago, IL 60618 for Tuesday...
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47th Ward Wellness Day on Saturday, September 29

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September 24, 2012

Alderman Ameya Pawar's public service office is working together with the City of Chicago and the Chicago Department of Public Health to bring a "Whole Person Health and Wellness Day" to the Sulzer Library on Saturday, September 29. Scheduled from 10am to 3pm, residents will be able to receive free flu shots, check prescription interaction,...
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Public Meeting About Potential Irving & Campbell Development

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July 19, 2012
Public Meeting About Potential Irving & Campbell Development

  The new West 47th Neighborhood Assoication and its spokesman, Mike Roberts, hosted a one hour public meeting open to area residents for 47th Ward Alderman Ameya Pawar to answer questions concerning several development proposals for the former Illinois Battery property on the southeast corner of Irving Park Road and Campbell Thursday evening at the Revere Park Field...
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O’Connor, Pawar Predict Seamless Redistricting

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July 13, 2012
Aldermen Patrick O'Connor and Ameya Pawar address a citizens group.

Ald. Pawar and O'Connor predicted a seamless change for residents in an area being redistricted to Ward 40 from Ward 47. O'Connor said he wanted Lincoln Bend Chamber to extend to Lawrence, O'Connor said he felt it wasn't an alderman's place to intervene in failing schools. Pawar said a key decision had been made...
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Irving Park Apartment Development Stirs Neighbors

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July 12, 2012

A proposal to build an apartment complex with 75 units at 2437-53 W Irving Park Rd is meeting resistance among some residents in the East Horner Park neighborhood. Thursday evening unsigned flyers appeared in that neighborhood alerting residents of an effort to resist the proposal. The flyer says a $15 million affordable housing development...
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Daas to run RCC; RCC looking to define mission

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June 18, 2012
Charles Daas has been named Exec. Director of the Ravenswood Community Council

Charles Daas has taken control of the Ravenswood Community Council
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Health Protesters March on Mayor’s Home

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May 19, 2012
Health Protesters March on Mayor’s Home

About 2,000 protesters marched on the home of Mayor Rahm Emanuel today, protesting cuts to city funded health services
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Jacob Playlot Plan To Acquire CTA Land

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May 12, 2012
The equipment at Jacob Playlot needs attention due to its age and condition

Aldermen Pawar and O'Connor are working on a plan to purchase the CTA land adjacent to Jacob Playlot for the park
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47th Ward Clean Up Day on Saturday

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April 22, 2012
47th Ward Clean Up Day on Saturday

The Riverbank Neighbors spruced up their wonderful slice of riverfront at Berteau and the Chicago River on Saturday morning during the 47th Ward Clean Up Day.  The Ward Clean Up Day sponsored by 47th Ward Alderman Ameya Pawar also included a collection of electronic waste--old televisions, computers, printers, cell phones, etc.  The "e-waste" drop off and...
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