The following information was provided by the City of Chicago and BOMA/Chicago:
Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is scheduled to hold a rally tonight at the Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt University, 50 E Congress Parkway. The rally is scheduled to start at 10:30pm, but doors open at 7:30 pm. A large crowd is expected at the event and in the area.
Wabash will be closed from Congress to Van Buren.
The City of Chicago Operations Center will monitor and update as necessary.
BOMA/Chicago is providing this information because of the likelihood that the event may attractdemonstration or protest activity.
On Friday, March 11, protest and demonstration activity in and outside of a scheduled rally for Presidential candidate Donald Trump at the UIC campus resulted in several injuries and arrests and the event’s subsequent cancellation.
As always, if you “See Something, Say Something”
. For life-threatening emergencies, call 911. To report suspicious activity, call 855-RPRT-2-S4 (855-777-8274
Demonstration Building Security Preparedness Checklist – Click Here
BOMA/Chicago Best Practices Guide for Civil Unrest/Disturbances/Protests – Click Here
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