PB in the 29th Ward
Alderman Chris Taliaferro brought PB to the 29th Ward in 2016. Learn more about the ward, upcoming events, and past cycles below.
The 29th Ward is part of Chicago's far west side, sharing a border with several suburbs, including Oak Park. The ward includes all or part of the Austin, Belmont Cragin, and Montclare neighborhoods. The ward is serviced by two El train lines - the Blue and Green lines - as well as Interstate-290. The ward is largely residential with important commercial corridors along North and Madison Avenues.
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2017 PB Cycle
During the 2017 PB cycle, the 29th Ward hosted 3 idea collection events. Community representatives worked with ward staff and city agencies to develop 6 ballot items, including street resurfacing. Voting took place from November 6 through November 20. 390 residents voted at the ward office and in the community.
Street resurfacing ($650,000)
Galewood Park improvements ($100,000)
Newland Avenue pedestrian tunnel improvements ($125,000)
Central Avenue viaduct mural ($32,500)
Fighting litter along Galewood business corridor ($55,000)
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29th Ward Service Office
6272 W. North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60639
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