Dimitriy Leksanov


2019 Chicago City Elections Voting Guide

Be an informed voter on February 26, courtesy of The Maroon.



February 16, 2019

20th Ward Candidates Debate Obama Center Plans, Affordable Housing

Kevin Bailey, the Democratic Committeeman recently accused by another candidates for fraud in challenging other candidates' petitions, was not present at the forum.


January 22, 2019

20th Ward CBA Forum

The forum was hosted by the CBA Coalition.


Jan. 22, 2019

20th Ward Aldermanic Candidates Talk Economic Development

Nine candidates met to discuss their economic plans for the future of the 20th Ward.


January 11, 2019

Community Redevelopment, a Dollar at a Time

Grey City visits I Grow Chicago's Englewood headquarters, a product of Chicago's new Large Lots program, to discuss the initiative's benefits and potential drawbacks.


January 10, 2019

Aldermanic Candidates Voice Unanimous Support for CBA Ordinance at Forum

The candidates convened at a church near campus last week to discuss ideas for improving the 20th Ward.


November 30, 2018

20th ward forum

Aldermanic candidate Kevin Bailey, 20th ward Democratic Committeeman


Nov. 30, 2018

Activist Turned Mayoral Candidate Wants Police Monitoring App, City-Wide Wellness Centers

Ja’Mal Green is the youngest candidate running.


November 19, 2018

Local Youth Groups and Religious Leaders Lead Discussion On Halloween Violence

Blue Gargoyle hosted a meeting with Hyde Park residents to discuss damages and how best to prevent similar incidents going forward.


November 12, 2018

Hairston Glosses Over Obama Center, Talks Treasure Island at Ward Meeting

The Fifth Ward alderman also discussed a new city service request system and mental health clinics.


October 30, 2018