In a no-surprise move certain to please embattled Il. House Speaker Michael Madigan, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has chosen State veteran State Rep. Silvana Tabares (D-Chicago) of Garfield Ridge to become the new 23rd Ward alderman.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has selected State Rep. Silvana Tabares to be the new 23rd Ward alderman, pending City Council vote on June 27. No word yet on who will replace former 23rd ward Ald. Michael Zalewski as Aviation Chair.