Mayoral candidate Dorothy Brown’s takes “Listening Tour” to near north side on July 17
St. Luke Church of God in Christ site of next community gathering
(CHICAGO) – July 12, 2018 –Mayoral candidatewill continue her “Listening Tour” this coming Tuesday, July 17 event at St. Luke Church of God in Christ, 914 N. Orleans beginning at 6:30 p.m. This tour will include residents from the Loop, near Northside, North Center, Lake View, Logan Square, Lincoln Park and Avondale. As with her past events, Brown will introduce herself to the community during a neighborhood ‘walk around’ at 5:00 pm where she will invite resident to attend the session.
On Tuesday Brown was at United For Better Living, where residents shared a litany of concerns and suggestions around helping those with mental health issues, including PTSD among young people exposed to violence; access to construction contracts like the ones expected to be generated for the planned rapid transit tunnel to O’Hare proposed by Elon Musk; permitting and zoning issues; and sensitivity training for police. The information was captured by the Brown campaign and will find its way into platform positions the candidate will begin sharing this fall.
Whenannounced her candidacy for Mayor of the city of Chicago this past April, she vowed to be a Mayor for all of Chicago. She stressed that in order for Chicago to be a world class city, leaders must be informed and motivated by the needs and wishes of their constituents. Brown believes to make better choices for the entire city residents must be heard and their opinions must be included as she sets her goals for the city of Chicago. Citizens may visit to learn more about the “Listening Tour” or to share their opinions and concerns.
For those who cannot attend in person, you can visitto share your thoughts. A full “Listening Tour” schedule is included on the website.
For more information on Dorothy Brown’s campaign, visit her website at www.dorothyformayor.com. You can also follow the campaign on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, @dorothyformayor. Join the conversation using #Hope4AllChicago, #ListeningTour. You may also contribute to the campaign using Text2Give – ChicagoHope to 444999.