Mayor Lori Lightfoot picks Monique Scott to replace her brother as 24th Ward alderman

Mayor Lori Lightfoot picks Monique Scott to replace her brother as 24th Ward alderman

CHICAGO (TOC) — Mayor Lori Lightfoot has introduced her selection to interchange twenty fourth Ward Alderman Michael Scott Jr.: his sister.

On Monday, Lightfoot appointed Monique Scott to guide the West Aspect ward that encompasses a lot of the Lawndale neighborhood. She mentioned she made her choice after a range course of led by group members.

“Monique Scott has been a devoted and energetic member of the North Lawndale group for her total life,” Lightfoot mentioned in a written assertion. “There isn’t a one higher suited to guide the residents of the twenty fourth ward at this vital time for restoration and improvement. Moreover, Monique has the resourcefulness and group connectedness to work throughout sectors to get issues executed. I look ahead to working along with her as she takes on this new position.”

Monique Scott presently serves as park supervisor of recreation at a serious facility for the Chicago Park District, the assertion mentioned.

Scott Jr. introduced final month he would resign his put up to affix Cinespace Studios.

Monique Scott will seem in entrance of the Metropolis Council Committee on Committees and Guidelines previous to a affirmation vote by the total Metropolis Council on Wednesday, June 22.

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