Tag: city council hearing

Chicago Black Activists Applaud Black Being Selected 1st Deputy by Chicago Police Superintendent-Designee Garry McCarthy, now Lobbying for Ronald Holt's Retention As Director of CAPS

Today Veteran Black Community Activists Mark Allen and Wallace “Gator” Bradley applauded new Chicago Police Superintendent-Designee Garry McCarthy’s selection of Al Wysinger as his 1st Deputy, a position that Wysinger as one of the finalists for Superintendent is uniquely qualified for and not just because of his Blackness.      A Coalition of Black community leaders... Read more »

Alderman Carrie Austin To Sponsor Municipal Depository Community Reinvestment Ordinance

From Mark S. Allen, Chair of The Community Banking Coalition, and member of The Monroe Foundation’s Community Reinvestment Organizing Project 312-624-8351 or 773-392-0165                    VICTORY! ALDERMAN CARRIE AUSTIN TO SPONSOR MUNICIPAL COMMUNITY REINVESTMENT ORDINANCE !!   Alderman Carrie Austin, 34th Ward, City of Chicago Agreed today to Sponsor the Municipal Depository Commitment to Community Reinvestment, Transparency and... Read more »

Do You Want To Testify At Chicago City Council Hearing On Rising Bank Fees On Poor People's Accounts?

                            I WANT TO TESTIFY!   PREPARING FOR CITY COUNCIL HEARING ON  RISING BANK FEES AND PUBLIC POLICY ACTION!   Attached is the “CALL TO ACTION ON BANK ACCOUNTABILITY, TRANSPARENCY AND PUBLIC POLICY” agenda for Monday, January 24th, 1p.m. to 3p.m., Bronzeville Visitor and Information Center, 411 East 35th Street, 2nd Floor.     RSVP Name: Organization:... Read more »