Helpful Links

Listed below are a few links which local residents may find helpful. Here you may find information on utilities, transportation, schools, and general information on the City of Chicago. If any of these links do not function properly, please send an e-mail to the webmaster and let us know about the problem. Please note that these links are provided for your convenience; South Lakeview Neighbors has no control over the content of these sites and is not affiliated with these sites or their owners.

Corrections or suggestions?  Please email the webmaster.
 

Utility Providers

Commonwealth EdisonElectricity provider for the Chicagoland area.
Peoples Energy Natural gas provider for Chicago.
ATTLocal phone and high-speed internet service provider.
RCNLocal cable and high-speed internet provider.
ComcastLocal cable and high-speed internet provider.

Transportation

Chicago Transit AuthorityPublic transportation authority for the City of Chicago. This site provides information on routes and schedules for city trains and buses.
Metropolitan Rail (Metra)Provides rail service throughout Northeast Illinois. Their website provides schedule, route, and pricing information.
Pace Public transportation provider for the suburban areas of Chicagoland. Go to this site for information on bus routes, schedules, and fares.
Regional Transit Authority Oversees CTA, Metra, and Pace services. Provides information on these services and a comprehensive map showing all public transportation routes in the Chicagoland area.

Education

Chicago Public Schools Public school system for the City of Chicago.
About.com Chicago Private School Directory Directory of websites for private schools in the Chicago metropolitan area.

Government

Scott Waguespack Official website for our Alderman.
City of Chicago Official website for the City of Chicago municipal government. Contains many links to helpful information about the city and city services.
Cook CountyList of offices and contact info
Lakeview Citizen’s Council Lakeview Citizen’s Council
Citizen ICAMCity of Chicago police crime database.