Mayor Lightfoot Outlines Chicago's Plan To Combat Summer Violence"When the police department would clear an area, say for example, an open air drug market, we find support from other city partners. The minute they were gone, the trouble came back."
'A Step Forward': Mayor Lightfoot, CPD Announce New Foot Pursuit Policy"We will continue to collaborate with our residents to make Chicago safer for everyone."
Lightfoot Announces New Chicago Performance Events For This Summer"We've been in conversation with the organizer producers for some time, but we're not ready to kind of analysis, what might happen later in the summer but stay tuned."
'We Have Sold Tickets Already': Chicago Auto Show Is First Major Convention To Return Since Start Of COVID Pandemic"Sending the clear message to the nation and the world that Chicago is indeed back."
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Announces 'Chicago Works' With Infrastructure, Construction And Other Improvement Projects"Our new capital plan will be more systematic and making sure that we address those needs, that we hear from our residents and our local elected officials."
'We're All In This Together:' Chicago's Black Leaders Organize Vaccine Sites For The Community"We should not have people continue to die in Chicago from this virus when we have the life-saving vaccine that is free and readily available."
Lightfoot On Shooting Death Of 13-Year-Old By CPD, His Access To A Gun: 'No Evidence Whatsoever Adam Toledo Shot At The Police'"Simply put, we failed Adam and we cannot afford to fail one more young person in our city."
'Feelings Of Fear, Pain And Anger': Lightfoot On The Backdrop Of Minnesota Police Shootings With CPD Shooting, Killing Of 13-Year Old"We cannot rest, and I will not rest until all of our communities feel and experience real safety and protection."
Mayor Lightfoot Announces Chicago's Medal Of Honor Recipients"It is vitally important for us to take the time to recognize and honor those who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to support our city."
Mayor Lightfoot Opens South Side Library, Announces Start Of 'One Summer Chicago'It's open to anyone between 14 and 24 years old.
Lightfoot: Chicago Will Be Ready As Biden Announced COVID Vaccine Eligibility Opening To More People April 19"Where we're able to do so, I do think it's the right thing from a science perspective."
Lightfoot: CPD's Foot Chase Policy Needs To Be Reviewed In Wake Of Police Shooting That Killed Adam Toledo, 13Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown said because Adam Toledo's mother did not immediately file a missing persons report, that led to why the family was notified days after the 13-year-old was shot to death.
Chicago's Restaurant Workers Want Priority Status In Getting The COVID Vaccine"We're told basically that 75,000 restaurant employees need to get in line and wait along with millions of other new vaccine requesters."
Chicago's COVID Vaccine Rollout Now Includes Phase 1C: Those 16 And Older With Underlying Conditions And All Essential Workers"What this means is about 84% of adults in Chicago are now eligible to receive this life saving vaccine."
Loretto Hospital Officials Reprimanded Over Vaccine Scandal; Mayor Lightfoot Says, 'I Fear That We're Going To Be Hearing More Stories'Loretto Hospital President & CEO George Miller publicly posted a video announcing vaccinations at his church, Valley Kingdom Ministries International in Oak Forest, more than 30 miles away from the West Side community that Miller said in December needed these vaccines the most.