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The League of Women Voters of Chicago is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. We influence public policy through education and advocacy.

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Mayor Lori Lightfoot put a temporary halt on installing new water meters in June while the city evaluates the situation, as she promised during the mayoral campaign. The question: what is the administration doing now to address a permanent plan for removing the lead found in the drinking water of many homes built before 1986?

Help Wanted
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LWV Chicago is in need of a member to represent us on LWV Cook County's Board of Directors and members to serve as observers to Cook County governmental meetings.

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Take advantage of this unique opportunity! As the first 100 days of the newly elected City Council draws closer, City Bureau and Chicago United for Equity are holding workshops that take a closer look at our representatives.

Time for Action

Action Alerts

Please add your name to the signatures on LWV's petition to protect our vote.