Austin Weekly News and AustinTalks are hosting a Candidate Forum! 

29th Ward Forum is March 31st at 6:30pm, doors open at 6 p.m. Event will be held at Austin Town Hall, 5610 W. Lake Street, Chicago, IL 60644.
Guests will have the chance to meet the candidates and participate in a discussion of local issues.

RSVP is preferred: (708) 613-3303.

What’s been happening in the 29th Ward:

It’s Taliafarro vs. Graham in the 29th Ward come April

Andolino to support Taliaferro and Smith to support Graham

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 1:08 PM


Ald. Graham says she’s the one to move the 29th Ward forward

The incumbent defended critiques from her opponents on various aspects of her record, particularly when it comes to economic development

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 2:18 PM


Chicago Tribune endorses 29th and 37th Ward challengers

Taliaferro, Stamps get the nod from the paper’s editorial board

Monday, March 23rd, 2015 5:14 PM


Round two for 29th Ward hopefuls

This time the candidates discuss performance metrics and their ideas on leadership

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 3:49 PM


29th Ward candidate vows to improve city services

Galhotra, an attorney, said he’ll bring greater responsiveness and accountability to the ward office

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 3:41 PM

29th Ward candidate doubles down on police reform

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 1:19 PM


29th Ward candidate vows to be more vocal in areas Graham was silent

Chris Taliaferro, a Chicago police officer, says he’ll advocate for issues he claims Ald. Graham (29th) ignored%u2014such as crime

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 4:34 PM


‘Money doesn’t vote, people do,’ says 29th Ward candidate

Zerlina Smith says she’ll be the grassroots representative in City Hall the people deserve

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 12:21 PM


Rep. Danny K. Davis to endorse Willie Wilson for Mayor, Taliaferro for 29th Ward

Taliaferro also picks up endorsement of former 29th Ward candidate Robinson

Friday, January 30th, 2015 5:17 PM