Mayor Lightfoot, First Lady Amy Eshleman Don Costumes For Video On How To Have A Safe Halloween During COVID-19Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Chicago First Lady Amy Eshleman are getting into the Halloween spirit – safely.
Lightfoot: 2-Week COVID-19 Business Curfew In Chicago Starts Friday"We're now seeing an uptick again of large groups of people gathering without social distancing and worse, without mask. Some of it, of course, is a misplaced sense that those you know don't have it. That's wrong."
Mayor Lightfoot's Budget Proposal Calls For Cuts To Police Budget, But Mayor Remains Against Defunding PoliceIn Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s budget proposal calls for the Chicago Police Department to cut a big chunk of its own budget.
Mayor Lightfoot Placed On Hot Seat About What She Knew About Former Police Supt. Eddie Johnson's Relationship With Officer Now SuingMayor Lori Lightfoot was on the hot seat Monday about what she did and did not know about the relationship between former Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson and Chicago Police Officer Cynthia Donald – who is now suing Johnson for sexual assault.
Mayor Lightfoot Urges People To Wear Masks At Restaurants To Help Keep Them Open, Save LivesWith COVID-19 cases on the rise in Chicago and statewide, and many restaurants struggling to survive, Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Sunday reminded Chicagoans about the importance of wearing masks.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Takes Advantage Of Early VotingChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot took advantage of early voting, casting her ballot Saturday afternoon.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces Violence Reduction PlanMayor Lori Lightfoot is preparing to release the city's first comprehensive violence reduction plan.
DePaul College Prep Dedicates New Roscoe Village CampusIt was dedication day Saturday for the new DePaul College Prep campus.
AG William Barr Credits Operation Legend With Reducing Chicago Crime; Mayor Lightfoot Says, 'Nobody Should Be Taking A Victory Lap'U.S. Attorney General William Barr was in Chicago Wednesday touting success with Operation Legend to reduce crime in the city.
6 Out-Of-Town Protesters Arrested Near Mayor Lori Lightfoot's HomeSix out-of-town protesters were arrested near Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot's Logan Square home Saturday night, according to Chicago police.
Aldermen's Call For Special Meeting To Discuss State Of Emergency In Chicago Shut DownThey wanted a state of emergency declared in Chicago, but instead four aldermen who called for a special city council meeting to discuss that and bringing in the National Guard were shut down.
Lightfoot, CPD Expanding Neighborhood Policing Initiative To 3 More DistrictsMayor Lightfoot joined CPD Supt. David Brown Thursday to announce the expansion of the Neighborhood Policing Initiative.
Chicago Firefighter Sounds Alarm, Says Administering Promotion Test During Pandemic May Be DangerousAlarms were going off for some Chicago firefighters this week. First, there was a COVID-19 outbreak at the Quinn Fire Academy, and now, hundreds are expected to gather in one spot to take a test.
Threat Of More Looting Leads To Concerns Of Downtown Chicago ExodusThe city's second ward alderman said he knows many people are on the edge and poised to leave, but it wouldn't mean just empty units or storefronts. A mass exodus could gut Chicago's tax base, causing a citywide ripple effect.
Mayor Lightfoot Takes Part In Virtual Panel With Joe Biden On First Night Of Democratic National ConventionChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot played a role in the first night of the all-virtual Democratic National Convention Monday night, as part of a conversation on race.