West Loop Committees
For information on any of the committees below, including potential committee participation, please contact the WLCO office.
Business & Economic Development
Expose new and existing businesses to a larger audience through programs, expos and seminars.
Review development projects referred by the alderman’s office and others seeking community support and make recommendations for said development projects.
Marketing & Communications
Provide information to the community through WLCO website and social media, including coverage of community meetings, newsworthy updates, advertising and sponsorships. Promote WLCO, as well as the West Loop neighborhood, through print and online marketing.
Increase business and residential membership through programs for the community in designated areas, to promote at all events. Raise awareness of the WLCO through events and fundraisers for special projects.
Improve parking for the West Loop area.
Subcommittees for both the Mary Bartelme Park Advisory Council and the Skinner Park Dog Friendly Area (DFA).
Discuss current status of West Loop, growth, branding and overall direction of the neighborhood.
Serve as a liaison for issues and improvements at Skinner West Elementary School and Whitney M. Young High School. Continue to advocate and act on behalf of the Skinner West Elementary School neighborhood component.