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ChicagoRT @chicagosmayor: No matter where your Chicago sports loyalties lie, we're all one home team. Make sure to wear a mask when going out to p… 49
ChicagoDon't be a spreader. Get tested for COVID-19 at no-cost. Pass it on. 91
ChicagoSorry, not sorry @CityPGH. @LGio27 did it. 82
ChicagoEn este segmento de Como Estamos Chicago, discutiremos cómo asegurar que su hijo aproveche al máximo su año académico.
ChicagoRT @chicagobars: Myself and everyone I've sent to Hanson Stadium via @chicago resting site via for a free test got resul… 2
ChicagoRT @chicagobulls: Today is National Request Your Ballot Day! Don't wait: register to vote and request your ballot early. @CobyWhite | htt… 58
ChicagoRT @MKleinMD: Good morning, @chicago It’s a great day to wear a mask and remember we’re #AllInThisTogether http… 15
ChicagoSummer in Chicago is NOT cancelled. Check out @lollapalooza's FREE virtual festival this weekend. #Lolla2020 80
ChicagoRT @ChiCookWORKS: The deadline for the Community Hiring of Chicago COVID-19 Contact Tracing Corps Request For Proposal (RFP) has been exten… 6
ChicagoRT @chicagobars: This is a good question @Chicago tweeps. What you got? 4
ChicagoHate to be a party pooper but we can’t act like there isn’t pandemic. 28
ChicagoRT @NBCSWhiteSox: Jose Abreu coming in soooooo clutch!
ChicagoRT @whitesox: Back at home. Tonight's #WhiteSox starters at Guaranteed Rate Field! ⏰: 7:10 p.m. 📺: @NBCSChicago+ 📱: MyTeams App https://t.… 61
ChicagoRT @ChiPartyAunt: Tell your auntie: what’s your favorite Chicago memory? 11
ChicagoNeed help with rent? We're putting money directly into the hands of those who need housing assistance the most. Find out if you qualify: 41
Chicago.@ChiPubSchools will go remote and have students learning from home for the first quarter of the school year. More info: 23
ChicagoRT @lhjr312: An incredible trek across the South Side for a special @chicagoparks video project. Big Marsh->Steelworkers->Jackson Park Bobo… 13
ChicagoRT @chicagosmayor: STORM RESPONSE UPDATE: Officials from Emergency Management, Streets & Sanitation, and CDOT provide an update on the City… 16
ChicagoRT @SajalTanna: but does your city have a fire boat? @chicago 17
ChicagoKnow your status. Get tested for COVID-19. 21
ChicagoHappy birthday to a legend. 105
Chicago“Different kinds of masks block virus to a different degree, but they all block the virus from getting in.” 6
ChicagoRT @chicagosmayor: Today we remember 9/11, a day in which we saw the worst in humanity, but the best in the many brave first responders who… 45
ChicagoRT @ChicagoFire: ✨ THOSE CITY LIGHTS ✨ 126
ChicagoCOVID by the numbers (7-day rolling average): Our current positivity rate is 5.0%. Daily confirmed cases are at 304. To see the data for yourself, tap here: 24
ChicagoRT @cta: We have a *free* Travel Healthy kit with your name on it! Free masks, hand sanitizer and healthy travel tips will be distributed a… 130
Chicago"If you hate wearing a mask, trust me, you’re going to hate the ventilator way more." 174
ChicagoCity crews are hard at work responding to thousands of resident calls for service after yesterday's storms downed trees. Submit a city service request by calling 311 or at 29
ChicagoRT @ChicagoDPD: “Design matters,” Commissioner Cox told @BlairKamin of the @ChicagoTribune last week. “The quality of buildings, the qualit… 16
ChicagoRT @amandajanedunne: And if you’re going to vote by mail, get those ballots in by October 20! 31
ChicagoPro-tip: you can only get a sticker if you actually vote. 7
Chicago"It’s so much larger than just bike riding. What it increases is confidence for a young person. Something for them to learn to conquer. It’s been huge." 3
ChicagoBy now, everyone has probably seen Paul Rudd’s PSA. He’s right, just wear the mask – and quarantine for 14 days if you’ve traveled to or from Utah recently. Effective 9/18. More info at 16
ChicagoChicago will become a major quantum research hub. Better get plancking. 21
ChicagoC’mon guys. Really? This is why we can’t have nice things. Wear masks, wash your hands and stay 6-ft apart. Periodt. 21
ChicagoWearing a face mask does NOT, in fact, cause carbon dioxide poisoning. 17
ChicagoThe mask goes over your nose. 4170
ChicagoWe are one team. City departments and community partners came together in Humboldt Park this morning for Operation Clean—an effort to bring additional resources to neighborhoods—fixing broken streetlights, filling potholes, removing unwanted graffiti, and more. 4
ChicagoRT @Cubs: Gap kid.
ChicagoRT @barrybutler9: The Rainbow is not giving-up. Sunday evening in Chicago. #weather #news #ilwx #chicago 700


Mayor Lori LightfootThe communities hit hardest by COVID-19 should be the ones at the forefront of our economic recovery. That's why we're building a contact tracing program that works with community organizations to hire 600 Chicagoans—many from the South and West Sides—for good-paying jobs. 10
Mayor Lori LightfootDevastated by the passing of RBG. She represented the finest among lawyers in our country. A giant in her advocacy for women’s rights, civil rights and respect for the rule of law. We must honor her legacy and all her contributions to American jurisprudence. Rest in power, RBG. 452
Mayor Lori LightfootRecently, I joined @RobinLynneKelly, @SenatorDurbin, @Alderman_Beale, @BobReiterJr & others to celebrate the groundbreaking of Pullman National Monument site. Many thanks to the historic @TheChiCrusader for covering. 7
Mayor Lori LightfootAmerica should be a beacon of hope and opportunity to all in need. It's why I'm joining my fellow mayors and continuing the fight here in Chicago. 9
Mayor Lori LightfootL’shanah tovah, Chicago! @TheChiFirstLady and I wish all who celebrate a happy #RoshHashanah. May you and your family have a safe and healthy celebration! 27
Mayor Lori LightfootOur firefighters have gone above and beyond the call of duty throughout this pandemic. That's why we just signed a contract with our firefighters union that cements our commitment to EMS and gives firefighters fair wages and benefits and additional protective gear. 12
Mayor Lori LightfootSUPPORTING OUR FIREFIGHTERS: Mayor Lightfoot joins Local 2 President Jim Tracy and other city leaders to sign a new contract for our firefighters. 15
Mayor Lori LightfootWe're breaking ground on two new apartment buildings on the Near West Side that'll create 500 jobs—and deliver more than 100 affordable housing units in the surrounding area as a part of our Affordable Requirements Ordinance. 🏗️ 10
Mayor Lori LightfootRT @cta: Get onboard with healthy travel habits 🧼! *New* hand sanitizer dispensers available at select rail stations as part of a pilot to… 8
Mayor Lori LightfootClinched. #ChangetheGame 397
Mayor Lori LightfootGROUNDBREAKING: Mayor Lightfoot joins Ald. Walter Burnett Jr. and Marquette Companies President and CIO, Darren Sloniger to break ground for new construction that will create 500 jobs. 14
Mayor Lori LightfootPlain ones. Decorative ones. Homemade ones. Disposable ones. It doesn’t matter – just wear one! 😷 24
Mayor Lori LightfootRT @ChiPublicHealth: Healthy Chicago 2025 Plan Launch 22
Mayor Lori LightfootYou have THREE DAYS left to participate in the 2021 budget survey. I want to hear directly from you – Chicago residents – on what priorities should be for next year. Click here to complete the survey ⤵️ 49
Mayor Lori LightfootFor working families like the one I grew up in, a last-minute schedule change can upend a parent's ability to take care of their kids & the size of their paycheck. That's why we passed Fair Workweek during my 1st year in office. #NationalWorkingParentsDay 16
Mayor Lori LightfootWe are a city built, in big part, by immigrant communities. As mayor, I will keep fighting to keep our city a welcoming one. To learn more about how we are doing this in Chicago, read this new @ChicagoCouncil report: 16
Mayor Lori LightfootRT @chicago: By now, everyone has probably seen Paul Rudd’s PSA. He’s right, just wear the mask – and quarantine for 14 days if you’ve trav… 16
Mayor Lori LightfootRT @ChicagoCouncil: “We are a city built, in large part, by our brilliant immigrant communities” writes @chicagosmayor in the foreword of o… 8
Mayor Lori LightfootChicago has a world-class transportation system, and we need to make sure residents of all income levels and neighborhoods in the City are able to benefit from the opportunities that transit can provide. #EOTD 15
Mayor Lori LightfootRT @ChiPublicHealth: Join us TOMORROW for our virtual launch of #HealthyChicago2025 and learn more about our community health improvement p… 6


Chicago Department of BuildingsAs a reminder for the building & construction industry, to protect yourself and others from COVID-19, please follow @chipublichealth mask guidelines. 0
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChiPublicHealth: JOIN US LIVE! TODAY at 2:30 PM, CDPH will be hosting a virtual launch of Healthy Chicago 2025! Be a part of the conver… 9
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoDPD: HAPPENING NOW: Staff from the Small Business Improvement Fund (SBIF) is running an informational webinar on the grant progr… 3
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoBACP: The @chicagosmayor along with @BMOHarrisBank and @IlliniRestAssoc launched a winter challenge to reimagine winter outdoor… 4
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @chicagosmayor: We're excited about three new developments under our INVEST South/West program in Austin, Auburn Gresham, and Englewood… 64
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoDPD: DPD today issued 3 RFPs for priority development sites in Auburn Gresham, Austin and Englewood. The goal is to create pedes… 15
Chicago Department of BuildingsBuilding owners/mortgagees: Note the Chicago ordinance requirements for vacant buildings, including securing all openings to prevent unlawful entry, frequently checking property, sign posting, and insuring and registering building as vacant. More info at 2
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChiFamSupport: The 2020 Census is Happening Now. Respond Today at 6
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoBACP: If your property is damaged, please reference the following steps. 3
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoBACP: Don't miss this week's FREE BACP Webinars! Register: Wed. at 3PM: Chicago’s Labor Laws 4 Ur Biz b… 5
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoDOH: We are extending our COVID-19 Housing Assistance Grants application deadline to Monday, Aug. 17 at midnight. Chicagoans wh… 44
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoBACP: Over 300 bars and restaurants can now operate outside in the street, on sidewalks or in private property through the new E… 3
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @CookEnviro: #FunFact: There are 109 miles of tunnels and 3 large reservoirs to help control flooding in Greater Chicago, it holds up to… 4
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChiFamSupport: Today is the day. Applications through the portal close tonight at 11:59 p.m. Start or finish your application now at ht… 6
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoBACP: TODAY at 9:30 AM join the BACP webinar How to Write a Business Plan. What you need to know! presented by Donna R. Rockin,… 1
Chicago Department of BuildingsIf you want to avoid an in-person administrative hearing, DOB is offering an option for property owners/managers to submit evidence via email that work has been completed to correct all of the violations listed in the Administrative Notice of Violation. 1
Chicago Department of BuildingsSevere storms are moving in to Chicago this afternoon, with the potential for strong wind gusts up to 100 miles per hour. Please take necessary precautions to secure your buildings and construction sites, including all loose materials. 2
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoDOT: Bridges were raised in the downtown area due to incidents last night - they are being lowered this morning. 12
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoOEMC: NotifyChicago: CTA is restoring service, CDOT Bridges and Expressway ramps downtown are now open. Various street closures… 50


CDOTRT @ChiPublicHealth: For a copy of the #HealthyChicago2025 report, visit our website here: 4
CDOTRT @ChiPublicHealth: Healthy Chicago 2025 Plan Launch 22
CDOTRT @JSadikKhan: The six-foot city can be the hero of the global recovery. Streets contain all the room cities need to relocate more of our… 120
CDOTOne month into the scooter pilot, lock-to technology has reduced cases of scooters blocking sidewalks - but there are still too many reports of folks improperly and unsafely riding scooters on sidewalks. If u ride a scooter, be considerate + do it safely! 1
CDOTRT @chicagosmayor: Chicago has a world-class transportation system, and we need to make sure residents of all income levels and neighborhoo… 15
CDOTRT @ONTO2050: #HealthyChicago2025 is a public health plan to close the racial life expectancy gap in the city. Will you join us to help all… 2
CDOTRT @DivvyBikes: 🚨 New Stations Alert 🚨 Continuing our Far South Side expansion! 🎉 Halsted/104th Wentworth/104th Burnham Greenway/105th H… 2
CDOTRT @ONTO2050: Tomorrow, @ErinAlemanCMAP joins @gia_biagi and @amyrynell to talk about mobility in the wake of #COVID19. Register at https:/… 6
CDOTOur CREATE Program partner Union Pacific has issued an RFQ to provide design services as lead Engineering Design firm for part of CREATE Project EW2 and professional right-of-way services for CREATE Project WA1. For more info visit: #railfreight #RFQ 0
CDOTRT @ETODChi: Starting today, and until October 29, Chicagoans will be able to provide feedback on the city´s #ETOD Policy Plan. You can rea… 19
CDOTE-Scooter data streams for @BirdRide, @limebike & @rideSpin in the City of Chicago 2020 E-scooter pilot are now available; links are updated to show real-time locations of scooters available for rent in Chicago. 4
CDOTWork starts today on protected bike lanes and pedestrian safety improvements on Milwaukee Ave. from Western to California - this #VisionZero project was planned with @AldermanLaSpata and his constituents. Bike lanes will take about 2 weeks to install: 17
CDOTRT @ChiPublicHealth: #HealthyChicago2025 is six days away! Tell us what #OneHealthyChi looks like to you (don't forget the hashtag)! Then j… 3
CDOTRT @BikeLeague: Do you bike? Do you vote? Join our movement of people who work to make biking better for everyone! This fall, new League me… 9
CDOTRT @chicagosmayor: Hundreds of thousands of Chicagoans rely on public transit to get around our city. That's why we were one of the only ci… 35
CDOTWe are starting our office move out of 30 N. LaSalle today - some of our staff will be at the new location down the block next week at 2 N. LaSalle. Click here for details: 0
CDOTRT @greenfieldjohn: I recently biked the exact boundaries of Chicago, or as close as possible without risking being flattened by a semi dri… 38
CDOTRT @DivvyBikes: Have you tried an ebike yet? It adds always-on pedal-assist technology to the Divvy classic bike for a smooth, breezy ride.… 3
CDOTRT @DivvyBikes: Yesterday was amazing! Thanks to everyone who helped us throw an amazing back-to-school ride. 🎉🚲 These Chicago youth are re… 9
CDOTRT @vashon_photo: CHICAGO: The Back to School Pep Rally Takeover Ride After a 7-mile bike ride on free @DivvyBikes led by @theprto @HOTROD 20


Chicago DPDThe $1.5 million @ChicagoNOF grant will be used by @littlevillagecham and Little Village Community Foundation to rehabilitate a vacant, three-story building at 3523-25 W. 26th St. as a co-working office space, a shared commercial kitchen and a café. 0
Chicago DPDBy the Hand Club's $25 million, 140,000-square-foot North Austin Community Center will create 50 permanent jobs and serve as an after-school resource for West Side youth. #INVESTSouthWest 1
Chicago DPD“These two projects will generate 500 jobs during the construction phase. And once completed, they will provide over 500 units for people to call home, 103 of which will be designated affordable units,” said @ChicagosMayor. 4
Chicago DPDToday's meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals is underway, follow along on the live stream: 0
Chicago DPDSUCEDIENDO AHORA: El personal de @ChicagoNOF y @GreaterSW organiza un seminario web sobre el programa de subvenciones. Las solicitudes están abiertas ahora y hasta el viernes 6 de noviembre. 1
Chicago DPDRT @ChiPublicHealth: Healthy Chicago 2025 Plan Launch 22
Chicago DPDPlan Commission approves an amended plan for 2017 N. Mendell St. along the Chicago River in the #LoganSquare community area to allow for cannabis-related uses, pending special use approval from the Zoning Board of Appeals. 0
Chicago DPDPlan Commission approves a new @ChicagoParks headquarters at 48th and Western in #BrightonPark. It includes a two-story, 88,000-square-foot office that will replace the agency's current HQ in Streeterville, as well as adjacent park space and a fieldhouse on a large, 17-acre site. 9
Chicago DPDRT @Splanish: Did u miss @elevated_chi member @greenreaper of @CNT_tweets & @chicagosmayor Policy Chief Dan Lurie talking about the City's… 1
Chicago DPDPlan Commission approves a four-story building at 2317 N. Clark St. in #LincolnPark that includes 2,350 square feet of first-floor retail and 35 residential units. Commission approval was required due to the development's location in the lakefront protection district. 2
Chicago DPDToday's meeting of the Chicago Plan Commission is underway, follow along on our live stream: 2
Chicago DPDRT @chicagosmayor: We're a city of neighborhoods—and that means we can't leave a single one behind. Under our INVEST South/West initiative,… 15
Chicago DPDRT @chicagosmayor: Chicago has a world-class transportation system, and we need to make sure residents of all income levels and neighborhoo… 15
Chicago DPDRT @ChicagoCouncil: “We are a city built, in large part, by our brilliant immigrant communities” writes @chicagosmayor in the foreword of o… 8
Chicago DPDHAPPENING NOW: @ChicagoNOF staff is hosting an info session for potential applicants to the grant program. Grants of up to $250,000 are available across the West, Southwest and South sides, due Nov. 6. For more info or to apply: 5
Chicago DPDRT @chicagosamir: More momentum for Chicago's downtown (fastest growing neighborhood in America)...groundbreaking a $200M development at 30… 8
Chicago DPDA major #VisionZero project, coming soon to Milwaukee Avenue. 0
Chicago DPDRT @ChicagoBACP: The @ChicagoDPD will be hosting a Spanish Neighborhood Opportunity Fund informational session this Thursday at 10AM. The F… 7
Chicago DPDRT @marisa_novara: One step closer to revising Chicago's Affordable Requirements Ordinance: today @ChicagoDOH released the results of our t… 18


Chicago CityscapeA new 3-flat was permitted to be built on this long-vacant lot, which is next to several city-owned lots. See where: 0
Chicago Cityscape@DanielKayHertz @JohnAmdor I don’t. Red dashed line: Near South Side community area Blue: South Loop neighborhood (from old city maps) Green: “Greater South Loop” (I think @MPCJosh gave me this boundary) 0
Chicago CityscapeRT @MyUrbanDreams: Chicago affordable housing advocates and residents: I'm conducting a Racial Equity Impact Assessment (REIA) on the Qua… 15
Chicago Cityscape@CYimby Other uses that have min. distances (some of which can be reduced or waived): Food trucks (min. distance to restaurants), adult uses, inter-track wagering facilities, and **hair salons, barber shops, beauty shops, and nail salons** (these have a min. distance to each other) 1
Chicago CityscapeThis vacant lot is getting a 24-unit building. See where: 0
Chicago CityscapeNew rendering created by Wheeler Kearns Architects: "Broadway Youth Center" is a new Howard Brown Health Center, under construction – See it here: 0
Chicago CityscapeGreat permit for Welcome Back Lounge..."Steel bus converted to food restaurant accessory (no cooking)" - anyone got a pic of the steel bus? 0
Chicago Cityscape@CYimby Also: “wind energy meteorological towers” must be constructed more than a “distance equal to 1.5x the height of an existing tower” away from that existing tower, and constructed in a place so that if it falls, it doesn’t fall on nearby structures. 0
Chicago CityscapeRT @kpozsgay: Amazing story. Just a complete failure all around. And possibly a sign of things to come with evictions -> That lockout you w… 0
Chicago CityscapeA West side 3-story office building is being converted to 16 apartments for senior citizens. 3
Chicago CityscapeThe Logan Center for Performing Arts at University of Chicago is getting 5,100 s.f. of tented area outdoors, presumably for the start of in-person instruction next month. 1
Chicago CityscapeA new 6-flat was permitted on this vacant lot on the South Side. 0
Chicago CityscapeNew rendering created by Weese Langley Weese: A proposed 37-unit, six-story building. All units would be accessible. – See it here: 0
Chicago CityscapePhotos of the Steppenwolf Theater addition 0
Chicago CityscapeNew article written by Shera Strange: It’s not easy being green, but with the development of the 43 Green Development Project in the works, People like Phillip Beckham III look to bring back life to this area along with the CT... – See it here: 1
Chicago Cityscape@DanielKayHertz @JohnAmdor @MPCJosh Do you believe in a neighborhood called “West Loop Gate”? 0
Chicago CityscapeNew rendering created by Weese Langley Weese: A proposed 37-unit, six-story building. All units would be accessible. – See it here: 0
Chicago CityscapeNew rendering created by Wheeler Kearns Architects: "Broadway Youth Center" is a new Howard Brown Health Center, under construction – See it here: 0

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