About this Event
Please join Alderman Sophia King and Alderman Brendan Reilly to celebrate this historic event – the renaming of Congress Parkway to Ida B. Wells Drive.
- 10:00 am: VIP Reception
- 10:15 am: Doors Open for General Admission
- 10:45 am: Program Begins
RSVP (or ticket) REQUIRED for entry. To RSVP by phone or for additional information, call Kaitlin Delaney at 312-854-8018.
**Please note that all proceeds from this event will go to Ida B. Wells Memorial Foundation.**
* WHAT…Significant icing expected due to freezing rain. Ice
accumulations of one-tenth to four-tenths of an inch expected…
with the highest ice amounts along and northwest of a line from
Streator to Morris to Joliet to downtown Chicago. Some snow and
sleet may mix with the freezing rain early in the evening.
* WHERE…Portions of north central and northeast Illinois.
* WHEN…From 6 PM this evening to 6 AM CST Wednesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Power outages and tree damage are possible
due to the ice. Travel could be nearly impossible on untreated
surfaces. The hazardous conditions may impact the evening
To view the slideshow from out Town Hall covering the southern portion of the ward, click here.
Due to inclement weather, Northeastern Illinois University System has closed all campuses and tonight’s town hall (1/28) meeting will be postponed until a later date. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.