Chicago City Hall, 2nd floor, Council Chambers
This meeting will be held in person at City Hall and livestreamed via https://www.chicityclerk.com/.
More context: This is a subject matter hearing called to discuss the roles of the Office of the Mayor, Office of Emergency Management and Communication (OEMC), the Chicago Police Department (CPD) and mutual aid groups in welcoming new arrivals.
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- Documenters coverage of a similar meeting held on July 26, 2023
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Chicago City Council
The Chicago City Council is the legislative branch of the government of the City of Chicago and consists of the Mayor and Aldermen elected from each of the City’s fifty wards. Source
If you attend a meeting in person, be prepared to go through a security checkpoint and show photo ID.
Meetings are also livestreamed at https://www.chicityclerk.com/.
At this link, scroll down to “Meeting Notices.” Look for “Watch now” and click on the link with the meeting title to go to a livestream page. If you don’t see a link for the meeting, you may be early or the meeting may be starting late. Wait a few moments and try refreshing your Internet tab.
Recordings of past City Council meetings may be found here: https://vimeo.com/user100351763/videos/sort:date.
See also: “What to Expect at a Meeting of Chicago’s City Council” via the Better Government Association.