PB in the 1st Ward
Aldermen Daniel La Spata brought PB to the 1st Ward in 2020. Learn more about the ward, upcoming events, and upcoming cycle!
The 1st Ward is in Chicago’s northwest side, covering parts of Wicker Park, West Town, Ukrainian Village, and Logan Square. Its general boundaries are Clybourn Avenue to the north, Ogden Avenue to the east, south on Hubbard St, and the western part of the 606 trail. The 1st Ward is serviced by the Blue Line El station and his home to many restaurants, cafes, coffee shops and bars. This is the first year the 1st Ward will be implementing participatory budgeting.
Maps and Tables
Ward demographic maps
Ward data sheet
2021 PB Cycle
During the 2021 PB cycle, the 1st Ward hosted 2 idea collection events. Community representatives worked with ward staff and city agencies to develop 11 ballot items. Voting took place from November 2 through December 3. 135 residents voted at the ward office and in the community.
Shared Bus Lane Painting (Western to Ashland), ($100,000)
Division/Paulina Crosswalk Configuration and Bump Outs ($143,000)
Augusta Pedestrian Bump Outs ($150,000)
Diversity Bridge Bike Lane (100,000)
Wolcott & Milwaukee Increased Lighting (100,o00) expected to be, thanks to CDOT
Wood Street Protected Bike Lane (up to $325,000)
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1st Ward Service Office
1958 N Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
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