In the News

Jul
18

Fire Department Accepting Applications Now

The Chicago Fire Department is now accepting applications for the entry level firefighter/EMT exam. The application process is open through Sept. 16. Find the application at the fire department’s career website. The written exam will be Dec. 13 and …

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Jul
18

CDOT Milwaukee Complete Streets Presentation Online

The Chicago Department of Transportation has posted the materials from its presentation earlier this month on the proposed Complete Streets project on Milwaukee from Lawrence to Elston.CDOT’s study of that stretch of road found 910 crashed occurred on that …

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Jul
18

New Playgrounds Coming to Jefferson Park

The Chicago Park District and Friends of the Parks are in the process of installing new playgrounds at Roberts Square Park, 5200 W. Argyle, and Grace Zwiefka Thius Park, 4759 N. Lavergne. Both were selected for the …

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Upcoming Events

Aug
02

Back by popular demand, Shakespeare in the Parks returns to the 45th!

6:30 pm

The Chicago Shakespeare Theater will be bringing a free production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream to our neighborhood. Frank J. Wilson Park Saturday, August 2, 6:30 p.m. Sunday, August 3, 4:00 p.m. 4630 N. Milwaukee …

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Jul
25

Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival July 25-27

6:00 pm

With summer in full swing, the Jefferson Park Arts and Music Festival is right around the corner. The fest kicks off Friday, July 25 and runs through Sunday, July 27. This will be the festival’s 3rd year in …

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Jul
21

Property Tax Assistance

9:00 am

With the second installment of property tax bills dueAugust 1, I’m sure many of you are thinking about ways you might be able to lower your taxes going forward. From 9 am to 1 pm Monday, July …

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