Stalled Debate Over Civilian Oversight Of CPD Leads To Tense Exchange Between Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez“It’s been a real difficult time in our community, and what ultimately it demands and deserves is more than prayers and platitudes, but action Mayor Lightfoot," said Ald. Byron Sigcho Lopez (25th)
City Council Zoning Committee Rejects Proposed Pilsen Landmark District“Let’s be clear, why are we valuing Bohemian-inspired buildings over people’s lives?” said Adriana Diaz, who grew up in Pilsen.
Azul 18 In Pilsen First Restaurant To Test New Canopy Design For Outdoor Dining In Cold WeatherRestaurants across the city face a challenge: how to safely serve people in the winter? One Pilsen restaurant is unveiling a new setup to keep their outdoor dining experience alive.
Unrest In Chicago Not Without Precedent, But May Continue According To Social Media Posts"We have neighborhoods across the city that need to be heard. And more than anything else, they need the resources and investment."
City Helps To Clean Up 'Greenest Street In America' After CBS 2 ReportNo one took responsibility for fixing the problem. CBS 2 has learned that according to a decade-old city document, the answer was right across the street.
Chicago Alderman Byron Sigcho-Lopez Sounds ICE Alarm In Pilsen, But No Detainments ReportedChicago Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez (25th) sounded the alarm about an ICE sighting in his ward Thursday, but enforcement action never happened.”
Ald. Byron Sigcho Lopez To Slow Down Approval Process For Pilsen Landmark DistrictThe new alderman of the 25th Ward is vowing to slow down plans for a proposed landmark district in the rapidly gentrifying Pilsen neighborhood, amid concerns among homeowners and business owners who feel the effort is happening behind their backs.
Byron Sigcho-Lopez Wins The 25th Ward Seat Once Held By Ald. SolisIn the race to replace embattled Ald. Daniel Solis, Byron Sigcho-Lopez overtook Alex Acevedo to be the next alderman for Chicago's 25th ward.