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Added May 16 2018

Do you have a project you think should be on the ballot for the 2019 Participatory Budgeting cycle? Idea boxes have now been placed at various places throughout the ward so you can share it! There is also an idea wall in my office where you can submit your idea via sticky note after being inspired by what ideas others have come up with. You can find the idea boxes at: - Jefferson Park Branch Library (5363 W. Lawrence) - Independence Park fieldhouse (3945 N. Springfield) - Wilson Park fieldhouse (4630 N. Milwaukee) - 16th District Police Station (5151 N. Milwaukee) - Rosedale Park fieldhouse (6312 W. Rosedale) - Gladstone Park fieldhouse (5421 N. Menard) - Farnsworth Elementary (5414 N. Linder) - Beard Elementary (6445 W. Strong) - Hitch Elementary (5625 N. McVicker) - Prussing Elementary (4650 N. Menard) - Gray Elementary (3730 N. Laramie) We will also be hosting three neighborhood assemblies at the following times/dates/locations: - Saturday, May 19, from 10-11 am at the Jefferson Park Branch Library, 5363 W. Lawrence; - Monday, May 21, from 6-7 pm at Hitch Elementary School, 5625 N. McVicker (enter through doors #6 & #2); and - Thursday, May 24, from 6-7 pm at St. John's Episcopal Church, 3857 N. Kostner. Would you prefer to submit your idea online? You can do that via a Google Form at Thanks for pitching in to improve YOUR community!

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May 16, 2018
    Alderman John Arena
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