Albany Park is represented by three Aldermen in the City Council; two Commissioners on the Cook County Board; three Representatives and three Senators in the Illinois General Assembly; and two Representatives and two Senators in the US Congress.
It can be difficult to know where to begin when you have a question, concern, or request that involves a local government office. Here are some common requests or services our different government officials can provide support or referrals to the appropriate government departments and programs.
Requests or concerns about parking and vehicle issues
Requests or concerns about graffiti, abandoned buildings, noise and nuisance
Questions about Landlord/Tenant Ordinance and Heat Ordinance
Streets and Sanitation requests involving, garbage pick-up, tree trimming, street sweeping, rodent control and sidewalk issues
Forms and Permits for garage sales, block parties, parades and athletic events
No Parking/Loading Zone Parking requests for business or residential contractor work
Assistance to businesses interested in doing business in the ward
Assistance for residential or business zoning changes on properties in the ward
Cook County Commissioner
Property Tax Assistance
Forest Preserve Picnic and Special Event Permits, Camping Site Applications
Questions or concerns about Cook County Department of Public Health
Questions or concerns about Cook County Department of Corrections and Juvenile Detention Center
Questions or concerns about Forest Preserve District, including Brookfield Zoo and Chicago Botanic Gardens
Illinois State Representative and State Senator
Assistance with an Illinois State Agency
Requests for Capitol Tours
Questions or concerns on public school funding
Questions or concerns on MAP grant for higher-education funding
Questions about Veteran resources
The following elected officials represent the members of Albany Park Neighbors. Wards and Districts with an asterisk after them(*) represent the majority of our community. To learn who your local, county, state and national representatives are, check www.chicagoelections.com.
Commissioner John Fritchey
118 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60602