Mid-South Workforce Center Job Placement

As Center Director of the Mid-South Workforce Center, feel free to refer job seekers to my facility located at 4314 S. Cottage Grove (Room 209).  We have employments services that include but are not limited to direct job placement, paid work experience programs, job... read more

Senior Fest 2016

Senior Fest 2016Thursday, September 15, 2016 9am - 2pm Millennium Park Michigan Ave at Washington StreetTickets are free and available by visiting any one of the City's 21 Senior Centers. For more info call the Department of Family and Support Services, Area Agency on... read more

6th Ward Shred-a-Thon

6th Ward SHRED-A-THON Saturday, September 10, 2016 10 a.m.—2 p.m. 6th Ward Service Office Parking Lot 8001 South King Drive If you have accumulated any unwanted documents Old Bills, Bank Statements, Junk Mail Tax Returns Check Stubs and Outdated Medical Records... read more

Greetings from Alderman Roderick T. Sawyer

Welcome to our website, designed to help local residents, businesses and community groups find quick answers to questions about city services and programs. On this site you’ll find links to the most requested city services and other useful resources located in the 6th Ward.

As your alderman, one of my top priorities is to bring more transparency to impact our neighborhood and make city government more inclusive and responsive.

I strongly encourage all 6th Ward residents to subscribe to our e-newsletter, which is a cost-effective way for us to keep you informed on key issues affecting our 6th Ward community.


Office Hours

Monday -Thursday :
9am – 5pm

Friday -Saturday:
10am – 2pm


Visit our calendar for information on events in and around the 6th Ward!