Traffic along Lake Shore Drive in Chicago

Illinois EPA unveils plan for restoring vehicle emissions test sites in Chicago, thanks to Feigenholtz law

CHICAGO – The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency released a plan Friday to replace the vehicle emission testing sites that have been closed in the City of Chicago since 2016, thanks to a law championed by State Senator Sara Feigenholtz. “I am pleased that IEPA’s plan incorporates new self-service kiosks and proposes to utilize the former high-capacity station on Forest Preserve Drive, which is still

Feigenholtz joins Northwest Side community to rededicate Kolmar Park in honor of Jewish poet killed at Auschwitz

CHICAGO – State Senator Sara Feigenholtz will join advocates, community leaders and residents on Thursday to rededicate Kolmar Park, located on the Northwest Side of Chicago, to German-Jewish poet Gertrud Käthe Chodziesner, known by the literary pseudonym Gertrud Kolmar. Nearly two years of advocacy and petitioning by the Old Irving Park Association, Jewish organizations and even Kolmar’s own living relatives led to the Chicago

Senator Feigenholtz and Representative Williams Drop Off Donations to Common Pantry

Each year, our office organizes a Summer Food Drive benefitting the Common Pantry. We collaborated with Representative Ann Williams, Alderman Matt Martin, Alderman Tom Tunney, and Cook County Commissioner Bridget Degnen to collect donations from across the city — including donations from those who joined us for our Summer Yoga in the Park series. Senator Feigenholtz and Representative Williams recently went to the Common