Meeting Notice: March 14, 2017 / March Newsletter

Meeting Preview

Athenaeum Theater
2936 N. Southport

6:30 PM – Doors open
7:00 PM – Meeting begins


  1. 19th District Police Commander Mark Buslik – presentation and question and answer session.

  2. Herdegan Funeral Home and 3015 N. Southport – revised plans

Presentation #1 – 19th District Commander Marc Buslik Introduction

SLN President Sam Samatas has been a long-time CAPS attendee and liaison between SLN and the 19th District Police Department. Upon Sam’s request, the new 19th District Commander Marc Buslik will attend the March meeting for his introduction to the neighborhood, a strategy discussion and a question and answer session.

It is preferred that you submit questions in advance so the Commander can prepare more pin-point responses.

14th District Commander Marc Buslik

  • 35-year CPD veteran

  • Captain for 14 years

  • Elected President of the Captains Association in 2014

  • Career began as a police officer in the 25th Grand Central District

  • Assignments have included patrolman, data processing, internal affairs and organized crime

  • Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice with a minor in computer science and a Master’s in Public Administration

  • Currently completing his doctorate at UIC, working on a dissertation regarding police accountability

  • Teaching at Oakton Community College for over 20 years in information systems

Presentation #2 for Herdegan Funeral Home @ 1356 WW. Wellington and 3015 N. Southport parking lot – Zoning change

The Developers have absorbed comments from SLN’s NDRC and the membership from the February meeting. They will present updated plans. This will again be a voting issue.┬áMore information is contained in the “What Happened at the February Meeting” and “A Few Words from Our President” sections of the newsletter.


It’s a particularly good issue, chock full of information you need to know. Be sure to read it!