Jan 13

Permit Assistance Program Night: Tuesday 1/29

ARQUITECTOS – The Society of Hispanic Professional Architects & 1st Ward Alderman Proco Joe Moreno are hosting a Permit Assistance Night for neighborhood residents to meeting with architects on a volunteer basis to answer questions about City of Chicago building and zoning issues.  Whether you’re planning for a second story addition or bringing your building up to code, members of Arquitectos will guide you through the building permit application process, advise on how to correct building violations and answer other questions.

Please sign-up at the ward office by January 28, 2013.

Date: Tuesday January 29th, 2013
Time:  4pm – 7pm
Location:  1st Ward Office – 2058 N. Western Ave.

Appointments will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring documentation that would provide for productive review of your project (e.g. plat of survey: images; list of violations, etc.).

Nov 11

1st Ward Night at Boundary This Thursday

This Thursday, Alderman Moreno is hosting a 1st Ward Thursday!

Boundary Tavern & Grille, 1932 W. Division Street
6 pm  to 10 pm

Your first drink is on the Alderman and the bar will be providing a selection of their best appetizers.


-Bus passes
-Color safe bleach
-Toilet paper

These donations will go to Humboldt Park Social Services, who do some great things with the most disadvantaged in our community.
As of October HPSS have already served over 27,000 hot meals to the hungry and seen more than 1,700 people this year.

Please help spread the word and invite your friends!

Oct 11

Rally Scheduled for the 13th Dist Station Monday – 5:30pm

A group of citizens who reside within the 13th police district have organized a rally tomorrow night at 5:30pm at the Wood Street police station to show support for the 13th district station to remain open in our neighborhood.  They ask that fellow residents in the 13th district join them.

You can also show your support for the 13th district by signing their petition  – the online version can be found here.


Mar 11

1st & 32nd Ward Aldermen Host Upcoming Graffiti Meeting Wednesday Night (3/16)


(image courtesy of NBC Chicago)

Alderman Moreno and Alderman Waguespack will be holding a discussion on graffiti, how to prevent it and how to fight it. The meeting will be Wednesday, March 16th at the Bucktown/Wicker Park Library, 1701 N. Milwaukee at 6:30 PM.


Jerry Gabrielatos
Director of Constituent Services
1st Ward Alderman, Proco Joe Moreno
2058 N. Western Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
P: 773-278-0101
F: 773-278-2541