FEBRUARY 28TH, 2017
**EARLY VOTING HAS STARTED**
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 4314 S Cottage Grove
SUNDAY FEBRUARY 26TH 10AM-4PM MONDAY FEBRUARY 27TH 9:AM-7PM
Ebony Lucas is an Independent voice focused on the needs and interests of 4th Ward residents. Her vision is to create a safe, engaged community with access to resources and development that improve the quality of life for the entire 4th Ward.
As 4th Ward Alderman Ebony Lucas will empower the community to be engaged through a Community Advisory Council, Senior Liaison, and Weekly Town Hall Meetings. As Alderman, she will also increase safety and implement programs to improve police and community relations.
As 4th Ward Alderman Ebony Lucas will collaborate to provide access to resources for Public Schools, Seniors, and Families. She will also expand commercial development and affordable housing development throughout the 4th ward.
As 4th Ward Alderman Ebony Lucas will prioritize the interests and needs of 4th Ward residents over political interests. Ebony will INFORM the community before decisions are made about issues affecting them; CONNECT the vast resources in the 4th Ward; and visibly IMPROVE the entire ward.
I am Ebony Lucas and I am running for Alderman of the 4th Ward in Chicago. I am running because I have the vision, knowledge, and experience to bring the development, access to resources, open communication, and accountability that 4th ward residents deserve. As a mother of 4 children, attorney, and small business owner, I am vested in the success of the 4th Ward and the City of Chicago.
I have demonstrated my commitment to the community throughout my career. After graduating from University of Michigan in Elementary Education, I taught first grade with Teach for America. I continued my education obtaining a Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Management from Case Western University and worked as a fundraiser for United Way and Mercy Education Project, a women’s literacy program. Desiring to have a larger impact on my community, I returned to University of Michigan and completed my law degree in 2004. For the past 8 years, I have practiced real estate law fighting for distressed homeowners and condominium associations in the 4th ward and throughout the city.
In addition to my work as an attorney, I have been actively involved in the Dearborn Realtist Board providing education to first time home buyers. I also started and am president of the 41st and Ellis Block Club. I am president of the Mandrake Park Advisory council and have been instrumental in increasing programming, visibility, and cleanliness of the park. I am a sponsor of the Hyde Park Kenwood Legends baseball team; 4th on 53rdParade, Committee Member; and have been a member of local community organizations including BARCC and CCoB.
As Alderman, I will:
Here's Your 4th Ward Voter Guide For Tuesday's Aldermanic Election
February 24TH, 2017
KENWOOD — Voters will get a special chance to pick the next 4th Ward alderman on Tuesday while the rest of the city waits for full elections in 2019.
HPKCC hosts 4th Ward Candidates forum
February 4TH, 2017
With just a few weeks way from the special election, the five candidates running for 4th Ward Alderman took part in a forum earlier today, Feb. 4, hosted by the Hyde Park-Kenwood Community Conference (HPKCC) at Kenwood Academy High School, 5015 S. Blackstone Ave.
During Saturday’s forum the five candidates Ald. Sophia King (4th), Marcellus H. Moore, Jr., Gerald Scott McCarthy, Ebony Lucas and Gregory Livingston answered questions about safety, public schools, public transit, affordable housing and new development.
South Loop Neighbors Candidate Forum
Feb. 8th, 2017
GAP Community Candidate Forum
Feb. 9th, 2017
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Valentine's Day Senior Social Feb. 10th, 2017
Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce 96th Annual Awards Dinner Nov. 10th, 2016
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Election Day Nov. 9th, 2016
Mandrake Park Pumpkin Patch Oct. 29th, 2016
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Selfies with the Seniors
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Chicago Community loan Fund 25th Anniversary Celebration Oct. 20th, 2016
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Evening with jazz artist Maggie Brown Oct. 15th, 2016
Mariano's Bronzeville Grand Opening Oct. 10th, 2016
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Wendell Phillips High School Football State Champs 2016
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We have great opportunities to get involved in the campaign and serve the 4th Ward community!
Ebony wants to know your concerns and what impact you want your Alderman to have on the 4th Ward. Send your answers directly to Ebony!
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FEBRUARY 28TH, 2017
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