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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February 18, 2019

Michael Negron endorsed by Chicago Sun-Times

The field is crowded and the choices are good. Outgoing alderman Ameya Pawar has set the bar high for his successor in this solidly progressive ward that includes Lincoln Square, North Center and parts of Lakeview and Andersonville. Our endorsement goes to Michael Negron, a lawyer who most recently was Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s policy director and worked in the Obama administration prior …

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February 7, 2019

Upcoming Events

With Election Day on Tuesday, February 26th, 2019 fast approaching, there are still multiple opportunities to meet with Michael and discuss the future of the 47th ward and the City of Chicago. Take a look at the list below and let us know if you can join by sending an e-mail to info@negronfor47.com. Thursday, February 7 – Meet and Greet …

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January 19, 2019

A 47th Ward that Works for All Ages

I believe that the neighborhoods of the 47th ward should be welcoming and accessible to residents of all ages.  From City Hall, I developed a dedicated fee on rideshare (Uber, Lyft, etc.) trips that the city has invested to increase the number of accessible taxis and rideshare vehicles.  As alderman I will work to make our community more age-friendly by: …

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