27th Ward

A huge blue sculpture went up on Oct. 28, 2011, outside a new home under construction in Lincoln Park. Some neighbors were worried the sculpture isn't safe. (Credit: CBS)

Lincoln Park Residents Furious About Likely Ward Split

Two Chicago aldermen are holding a public forum Wednesday to hear residents concerns over proposed ward redistricting plans.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2012

Wallace Davis

Former Ald. Wallace Davis Accused Of Being Deadbeat Dad

He was one of Chicago’s most colorful and controversial public officials. Now he’s charged with being one of the city’s top “deadbeat dads.”

CBS 2–07/26/2011

Ald. Walter Burnett (27th)

Burnett Steps Down As Black Caucus Chairman

Ald. Walter Burnett (27th) is stepping down as chairman of the City Council Black Caucus.

WBBM Newsradio–03/10/2011

Ald. Walter Burnett (27th)

Ald. Burnett Might Lose Spot On Ballot

Mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel is not the only one who is being subjected to a high-profile ballot challenge.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2010