33rd Ward Working Families

Standing for the interests of our ward's working people

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Town Hall Meeting: Speaking Out Against Budget Cuts

  • Christ Lutheran Church 3253 W Wilson Ave Chicago, IL 60625 (map)

Classrooms without teachers. Public sector layoffs. Health needs unmet. Austerity budgets are inflicting real harm on our city and our neighbors in the ward.

Join 33rd Ward Working Families October 8 for a community forum on the high costs of diminished services. Hear first-hand about the impact state and local budget cuts are having on education, healthcare, child care, and other critical programs, and discuss efforts to stand up to the attacks on these services.

Speakers include:

  • Sheilah Garland, National Nurses United*
  • Tim Meegan, Roosevelt High School teacher*; 33rd Ward Working Families
  • Richard Stowell, home health care provider; member, SEIU HCII*
  • Rhoda Gutierrez, Parents 4 Teachers*

*For identification purposes

Earlier Event: October 3
Community canvass
Later Event: October 10
Monthly meeting