Alderman Moves To Give City Council Authority Over Any Decisions To Remove Public MonumentsAld. Brendan Reilly (42nd) says decisions on whether to remove public monuments in Chicago should not be left solely in the hands of an appointed city official.
City Panel Publishes List Of 41 Problematic Monuments Subject To Review; Including Statues Of Christopher Columbus, George Washington, Abraham Lincoln"This project is a powerful opportunity for us to come together as a city to assess the many monuments and memorials across our neighborhoods and communities—to face our history and what and how we memorialize that history," Mayor Lightfoot said in a statement,
New York City To Commission Statues Honoring Trailblazing Women"Finding monuments that honor women should not be a scavenger hunt."
Best National Monuments Near ChicagoChicago is a city with a lot of history, and you can experience it at these popular National Monuments and Landmarks in and near the city.
Made In Chicago: Peter Troost MonumentsInside one of four warehouses in Hillside, artisans are busy etching, plotting and creating granite headstones. Each letter, each design is someone's legacy, a family’s closure.
Where To Experience National Monuments This Memorial DayVisiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child's education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America's leaders.
Best Historical Sites In ChicagoFor tourists and Chicago natives who wish to spend the day exploring some of the city's great architectural landmarks, these places to visit will provide valuable insight into Chicago's rich cultural history.