Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin would like to inform you of a few upcoming meetings/events that his office will be hosting in the months of September and October. Our hope and vision is to keep constituents of the 1st District informed about resources and opportunities that will continue to push the West Side and Western Suburbs forward. All are encouraged to attend these events.

Public Safety Roundtable Discussion with Commissioner Boykin and Father Larry Dowling (Along with Several Community Groups and Elected Officials from the Lawndale Community)

Monday, September 14, 2015

6:00PM to 8:00PM

St. Agatha Church

3147 Douglas Blvd.

Chicago, IL 60623

Your Budget, Your Voice Town Hall: Open Discussion on Cook County Government 2016 Fiscal Year Budget

Topics will include: Property taxes, economic development, public safety and health/hospitals.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

6:00PM to 8:00PM

Oak Park Village Hall Chambers

123 Madison St.

Oak Park, IL 60302

Commissioner Boykin’s 1st District Economic Development Advisory Council Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

9:30AM to 11:00AM

Loretto Hospital (Auditorium)

645 S. Central Ave.

Chicago, IL 60644

Second Chance Resource Fair

This event is geared toward those who have been formerly incarcerated. Employment opportunities, housing information, the opportunity to attain state identification, higher learning opportunities, resume writing workshops, and health information will be available at this event.

Friday, October 2, 2015

10:00AM to 2:00PM

Another Chance Assembly Church

5138 W. Division St.

Chicago, IL 60651

Urban Agriculture Expo (Late October)

Information about the expo will be coming soon!

For more information about these events, please call: 312-603-4566 or email