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March 20, 2019

Local Business Listening Session – Thursday, March 21

Date: Thursday, March 21 Location: Marmalade – 1969 W. Montrose Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. RSVP on Facebook and invite friends Join Michael at Gus Katsafaros’s Marmalade for a discussion on Michael’s plan to help small businesses in the 47th Ward. From streamlining the permit and zoning processes to increasing investment, there are plenty of opportunities to continue the …

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March 12, 2019

Volunteer Profile: John

Our amazing volunteers are the backbone of this campaign, and John Sorgatz is an example of the dedication that the 47th Ward is famous for. We met a couple of months ago during one of my many door-knocking excursions. We hit it off right off the bat and have knocked many more since then. How long have you called the …

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March 11, 2019

Matt Martin on a new city income tax

I have a lot of respect for Matt and believe he cares deeply about our city and our community.  But in a recent blog post on his website he tried to brush off his support for a city income tax and complain about our efforts to educate voters about this bad idea. Matt has stumped for a new city income …

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March 3, 2019

Your Ward, Your Story: OpenWall Chicago

My campaign for alderman has given me incredible opportunities to learn more about our neighborhoods and the incredible people who make up our vibrant ward. Our community includes some of Chicago’s most successful artists, businesses, and leaders who have created some truly unique communities, programs, and institutions. One of my favorite homegrown 47th ward initiatives is the OpenWall Chicago art …

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