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New & Noteworthy: Introducing Freshman Chicago City Council Members

New & Noteworthy: Introducing Freshman Chicago City Council Members

Join us at a cocktail reception featuring Chicago's newly-elected alderpeople.  Each alderperson will take a few moments to share what they love about Chicago, their ward, and where they see opportunities for success.

Thursday, Jun 8, 2023
Doors Open at 3:30 pm / Event Begins at 3:45pm


Maggiano's Banquets
111 W. Grand Avenue
ChicagoIL 60654

Map and directions

Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, please click here


Newly Elected Alderpeople

*confirmed participation

  • Desmon Yancy: 5th Ward*
  • William Hall: 6th Ward*
  • Julia Ramirez: 12th Ward*
  • Jeylu Gutiérrez: 14th Ward
  • Bill Conway: 34th Ward*
  • Bennett Lawson: 44th Ward*
  • Angela Clay: 46th Ward*
  • Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth: 48th Ward*

Special Guests & Entertainment

Emcees: Dan Gibbons, CEO, City Club of Chicago
Blake-Anthony Johnson, President & CEO, Chicago Sinfonietta
DJ: Chantala Kommanivanh, Co-Owner, Beverly Phono Mart
Mecca Perry, Owner, Mecca Elevated
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