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Investing in Community Safety: Learn about Chicago’s new District Councils!
February 6 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Join us for a discussion on Chicago’s new District Councils that are coming soon to each of our city’s 22 police districts.
On Election Day on February 28th, voters across the city will elect three District Council members in their police districts. Learn about what this new position is all about!
The event will feature a presentation and panel discussion with organizers who have been leading the work to bring civilian oversight to the Chicago Police Department and create a Chicago where all of us are safe.
Panelists include Jackie Baldwin, Director of Antiracism & Equity, Jewish Council on Urban Affairs; Max Bever, Director of Public information, Chicago Board of Election Commissioners; Reverend Damon Smith, Deputy Director, District Councils, CCPSA; and Jane Ramsey, President, Just Ventures, LLC
You can register to join the event here: bit.ly/CommunitySafetyChicago
Tune in live on JCUA’s YouTube on February 6th at 7:00 pm: https://www.youtube.com/@JCUAChicago
This event is sponsored by Promote the Vote Illinois, which includes the following organizations, Access Community Health Network, American Association of University Women Naperville, Bend the Arc: Jewish Action Champaign-Urbana, Better Government Association, Chicago Women Take Action, Citizen Action Illinois, Congregation Hakafa, Courts Matter Illinois, Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago, Cradles to Crayons Chicago, First Ladies Health Initiative, Illinois Muslim Civic Coalition, Illinois National Organization of Women, Illinois Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, Independent Voters of Illinois-Independent Precinct Organization (IVI-IPO), Indivisible Illinois, Jewish Community Relations Council, Jewish Council on Urban Affairs, League of Women Voters (LWV) of Illinois, LWV Chicago, Mikva Challenge, National Association Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) of DuPage County, National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) Chicago North Shore, NCJW South Cook, Protest to the Polls, National Rainbow PUSH Coalition, Neighbors Who Vote, One Aim, Reform for Illinois, SEIU Healthcare IL/ IN/MO/KS, She Votes Illinois, South Suburban Chicago Chapter of The Links, Inc., Women of the 7th Congressional District, Women’s March Chicago
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