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Mayor Lightfoot announces city's safety plans ahead of Election Day

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Mayor Lori Lightfoot joined other city leaders Friday morning to announce Chicago's safety plan ahead of Election Day.
Lightfoot announced a 10-day safety plan for the upcoming election and through all of next week. The safety plan addresses a wide range of concerns, from the safety of voting due to the COVID-19 pandemic to potential unrest depending on election results.
Lightfoot emphasized the importance of voting while noting the steps the city has taken to prepare for in-person voting leading up to the election.
"The act of voting is sacred to our democracy, which is why we...
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Chicago police expand patrols, safety plans in place ahead of Election Day, Halloween 2020

Chicago police expand patrols, safety plans in place ahead of Election Day, Halloween 2020

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Mayor Lori Lightfoot and other Chicago officials are expected Friday to detail the city's emergency preparedness plans for the next 10 days.
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