Ald. Ameya Pawar (47th) set a new policy for Halloween block party permits in an email sent last night.
In the message, Pawar announced the availability of 10 block party permits for Saturday, October 29th, Sunday, October 30th and Monday, October 31st. Each of the permits close the block from 2:00 p.m. until dusk.
Interested applicants can email Dara Salk at firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by Ald. Pawar’s office at 4243 N. Lincoln Ave., Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Wednesdays until 8:00 p.m. Forms should be returned to the office by Tuesday, October 18th at 5:00 p.m. with notification on the morning of the 19th. Blocks holding their first block clubs will be given priority.