Committee on Special Events, Cultural Affairs and Recreation

virtual meeting - recessed to reconvene february, 22 at 9:00 a.m.

Committee on Special Events, Cultural Affairs and Recreation
Wed 2/16/2022
1:00 p.m.
Chicago, Illinois


  1. Attendance
  2. Approval of January 2022 Monthly Rule 45 Report
  3. Appointment of Andrea Telli as Commissioner of Chicago Park District
  4. Authorization for annual programs and events contracted by Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events for Year 2022
  5. Amendment of Municipal Code Section 10-8-335 regarding permit application process for outdoor special events



Attendance: 15 Present, 1 Absent

Name Ward Present Absent
Cardona, Jr., Felix
Cardona, Jr., Felix Ward 31
Gardiner, James M.
Gardiner, James M. Ward 45
Hadden, Maria E.
Hadden, Maria E. Ward 49
King, Sophia D.
King, Sophia D. Ward 4
La Spata, Daniel
La Spata, Daniel Ward 1
Martin, Matthew J.
Martin, Matthew J. Ward 47
Nugent, Samantha
Nugent, Samantha Ward 39
Osterman, Harry
Osterman, Harry Ward 48
Rodriguez, Michael D.
Rodriguez, Michael D. Ward 22
Sadlowski Garza, Susan
Sadlowski Garza, Susan Ward 10
Silverstein, Debra L.
Silverstein, Debra L. Ward 50
Sposato, Nicholas
Sposato, Nicholas Ward 38
Tabares, Silvana
Tabares, Silvana Ward 23
Taliaferro, Chris
Taliaferro, Chris Ward 29
Tunney, Thomas
Tunney, Thomas Ward 44
Vasquez, Jr., Andre
Vasquez, Jr., Andre Ward 40