Chicago

Chicago

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.

Chicago in Focus
Event Date: 
Sep 26 2019 - 5:30pm
Event location: 

Union League Club of Chicago

Join us to hear from Chicago Superintendent of Police Eddie T. Johnson and Dr. Helen Neville about how Chicago’s community policing program strives to build trust, help reduce crime, and make our neighborhoods safer.

Time for Action

Action Alerts

Protect our vote by adding your signature to LWV's petition. We currently have 92,588 signatures towards our goal of 100,000 . Your signature matters!

Current Events Discussion Group
Event Date: 
Sep 30 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Sulzer Regional Library

Chicago is a happening place, a place of fertile ideas. Let’s keep it up by listening to experts and discussing deep questions about topics that will be changing your world. Join for any or all of the following discussions:

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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

An independent, transparent redistricting process would ensure communities are fully represented.