Public Pension Forum

Justin Nigro is the executive director of “We Are One Illinois & We Are One Chicago” which is the umbrella organization fighting for public employee pensions. They have scheduled a public pension forum and have invited the media and any member of the following organizations to attend:

–Illinois Nurses Association
–Chicago Labor Council
–FOP # 7
–Chicago Sgt.’s Ass.
–Chicago Lt.’s Ass.
–Chicago Teachers Union
–Chicago Firefighters Union

Among others, I know that State Reps. Christian Mitchell, Andre Thapedi, Art Turner, Dan Burke, Silvana Tabares; State Sen. Kwame Raoul; and candidate Jay Travis have been invited.

The forum will be held in the community meeting room at Kennicott Park (4434 S. Lake Park Ave.) on Tuesday, March 11, from 4 to 7 p.m.