PB in the 17th Ward
Alderman David Moore brought PB to the 17th Ward in 2015. Learn more about the ward, upcoming events, and past cycles below.
17th Ward Overview
The 17th Ward stretches across six different South Side community areas: Chicago Lawn, West Englewood, Englewood, Auburn Gresham, Greater Grand Crossing, and Chatham. The ward includes Marquette Park, the largest park on Chicago’s Southwest Side. While most of the ward is residential, many major thoroughfares – for both vehicular traffic and cargo trains – pass through the ward.
Maps and Tables
2017 PB Cycle
During the 2017 PB cycle, the 17th Ward hosted 3 idea collection events. Community representatives worked with ward staff and city agencies to develop 8 ballot items, including street resurfacing. Voting took place from October 21 through October 31. Residents voted at the ward office, in the community, and online.
Street resurfacing ($240,000)
High-definition cameras ($55,000)
Residential street-lighting program, to light streets and sidewalks ($249,000)
Mural at Black Chicago Museum, Stagg Elementary ($20,000)
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17th Ward Service Office
1344 W. 79th St.
Chicago, IL 60620
Past PB Voting Events in the 17th Ward
Saturday, October 21
Stagg Elementary School - 7424 S. Morgan
Monday, October 23-Tuesday, October 31
Friday, 9:00AM-12:00PM (for weekend voting, see other vote locations)
17th Ward Service Office - 1344 W. 79th St.
Saturday, October 28
"Alderman on the Block" event - 79th and Wood