We Will Chicago Framework Plan 

The City of Chicago has released the first draft of their first citywide plan since 1966. Review and give your thoughts on the draft We Will Chicago Framework Plan at

Free bikes to be distibuted by CDOT 

CDOT will be distributing 5,000 FREE bikes and safety equipment over the next few years! With a focus on climate mitigation and environmental justice, the Bike Chicago program is now accepting application until Aug. 4—learn more and apply at  

Summer camps and programs for students of all ages

CPS summer programs

CPS-run summer programs help students receive extra academic, social and emotional support, connect them with their school communities, and encourage them to explore new skills so they are ready and confident when the 2022–23 school year begins. You can browse programs at For the most up-to-date information about the summer programs available to your child, we encourage you to reach out to your child’s school directly.  

Additional programs through Chicago Park District, Chicago Public Library, and My CHI. My Future.

In addition to CPS-run programs, Chicago also offers amazing weekend and summer programs — and job opportunities — through the Chicago Park District, Chicago Public Library and the city’s My CHI. My Future site. Please visit these partners to find programs that are right for your family.

 Summer sports

CPS’ Office of Sports Administration (OSA) is excited to announce our programming for the 2022 CPS Summer Sports Skills Camps for students entering grades 5–12! Summer sports skills camps are an opportunity for current elementary and high school students to develop their skills in their favorite sport or learn about new sports FREE OF CHARGE. The District will be running summer sports skills camps from July 6–28, 2022 at over 15 sites across the city, including schools, athletic centers, and parks. Camps will run Monday–Thursday each week unless noted otherwise. Please review the summer camp offerings and registration portal  to sign your student up for summer programming.

Where to find COVID-19 vaccines and boosters in Chicago

COVID-19 booster shots (Pfizer) are available for anyone age 5 and older. Chicago offers various options for when and where to receive a first or second dose or a booster shot. Visit  on the City of Chicago website.  

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Estimado amigo,

¡Buenas noticias! Los refuerzos de la vacuna COVID-19 para niños entre 5 y 11 años ya fueron aprobados, y son recomendados por el CDC y el Departamento de Salud Pública de Illinois. Las vacunas son la mejor forma para proteger a su familia. Encuentre opciones para vacunarse con la herramienta Encuentra tu Vacuna en Chicago o visítenos en el centro de vacunación organizado por mi oficina, el 31 de mayo de 3-6 p.m., en el 3140 W Montrose Ave.

Ademas, la fecha límite para la asistencia para pagos de servicios será la próxima semana. Lea para saber cómo solicitar este apoyo, o informarse sobre las medidas legislativas que fueron firmadas y se convirtieron en ley recientemente.

Como siempre, siéntase en libertad de comunicarse con mi oficina llamando al 773-278-2020, mandando un mensaje de texto al 773-207-7838, o enviando un mensaje a través de


Senadora Estatal Cristina Pacione-Zayas | Distrito 20

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Dear friend,

Good news! COVID-19 booster shots have now been approved for children age 5 to 11, and they are recommended by the CDC and the Illinois Department of Public Health. Vaccines are the best way to protect you and your family. Find options to get vaccinated with the Chicago Vaccine Finder or come out to my office vaccine clinic on May 31 from 3-6 p.m. at 3140 W. Montrose Ave.

Additionally, the deadlines for utility and house payment assistance is coming up next week. Read on to learn more and apply for assistance, or also to learn more about legislative measures that were recently signed into law.

As always, feel free reach out to my office for assistance by calling 773-278-2020, sending a text message to 773-207-7838, or sending us a note at


State Senator Cristina Pacione-Zayas | 20th District

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Dear friend,

Spring weather is finally upon us, and I am excited to be in the district with the people I am honored to represent.

Over the next few months, the governor will be signing bills into law that were passed in the General Assembly during the spring legislative session. I look forward to seeing the implementation of measures promoting community investments, violence prevention, education and more.

Read on to learn more about resources for you, upcoming events and more.

As always, feel free reach out to my office for assistance by calling 773-278-2020, sending a text message to 773-207-7838, or sending us a note at


State Senator Cristina Pacione-Zayas | 20th District

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