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Quigley part of team demanding answers from GSA head in lack of Federal administrative transitioning

Date: 
11/20/2020
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The refusal of Emily Murphy, General Services Administration (GSA) Administrator in Washington, D.C. to grant the Biden-Harris Transition Team access to critical services and facilities in this U.S. administrative transition period, prompted a team of U.S. Representatives to approve a demand letter to be sent to Murphy. Mike Quigley, 5th District U.S. Representative, Appropriations Committee’s Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee Chairman is part of the team. 

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Resident News

Is water important to you?

Date: 
11/21/2020
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If water is important to you, then you may want to participate in one of the State Water Plan live discussions, virtually, Dec. 1, 2 or 3. Part of the  Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) the State Water Plan Task Force is in the midst of developing water plan revisions to be completed in December 2021. 

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Farmers Markets

"The Bold and the Beautiful": Logan Square Farmers Market

Date: 
11/20/2020
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UPDATE!
Final Vendor List...see below

The Logan Square Farmers Market will be open for shoppers Sun., Nov. 22, at the same outdoor location as the summer market, along Logan Blvd. from Milwaukee Ave. to Whipple. Hours: 9 to 10 a.m. for high risk shoppers and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for all other shoppers. 

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Arts

WPB Weekend Arts Guide makes finding arts a snap in Wicker Park and Bucktown

Date: 
11/20/2020
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Things are changing fast, but there is still plenty to do and see this weekend with our WPB Weekend Arts Guide! We've got everything you need to know to support the arts from home or with a quick drop into your favorite neighborhood space. 

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Transportation

Blue Line weekend repairs may slow your travels this weekend

Date: 
11/20/2020
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) will be working on the Blue Line that may cause delays in travel this weekend.

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Notices

Turkey or taco...cook safely!

Date: 
11/21/2020
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Considering the challenges of 2020, this would be a good time to avoid the horror of being part of the leading day for home fires involving cooking equipment…Thanksgiving! 

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Public health alert: Recall of Tucson Tamales

Date: 
11/16/2020
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Several types of ready-to-eat chicken and pork tamale products have been recalled by the producer Tucson Tamale Wholesale Co. due to concerns that the products may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically hard plastic.

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Education Issues

Local School Council membership and elections are not just for parents

Date: 
11/14/2020
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"Local School Councils (LSC) are not just for parents," says Jennifer (Jennie) Biggs, Communications Director for Raise Your Hand for IL Public Education.

Holiday Decor

Snowflakes rising in Wicker Park and Bucktown made possible by SSA #33

Date: 
11/13/2020
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While residents keep hoping for another wave of warm weather, the commercial streets in the Wicker Park and Bucktown neighborhoods are being decked out with large white snowflakes thanks to WPB SSA #33.

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