Our City. Our Safety.

This Memorial Day, city agencies, community partners and neighborhoods across the city are coming together to SAY NO TO VIOLENCE. Here are two simple ways you can play a role in keeping our city safe over the holiday weekend.



Attend one of the many events and activities hosted by city agencies in your community. Find one near you using the list below.

Report Crime

If you see any suspicious activity, please report it immediately to the Chicago Police Department by calling 911 or submitting a report online at cpdtip.com.  


A Message from Our City

Chicago is united in our efforts to keep our residents and visitors safe during Memorial Day. Watch our PSA to see how we are standing up for our city and our safety.

 Marketing Tool Kit

To get out the word out about the campaign, we have developed a marketing toolkit featuring posters, flyers, advertisements and social media messaging. Download a copy today and help us inspire others to keep our city safe.




Memorial Day Events & Activities

We are working together to provide access to key services, community and city resources, and fun and safe opportunities for all to enjoy. Here are some events offered by city agencies over the holiday weekend.

Map of Memorial Day Weekend Events 

Memorial Day Resources

If you need assistance, please consider using one of the following hotlines:


Chicago Mental Health Helpline through NAMI

1-833-NAMI-CHI or 1-833-626-4244

9:00 a.m.  8:00 p.m.

Illinois Substance Use Helpline


24 Hours

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

24 Hours


Have a Safe and Enjoyable Memorial Day from the City of Chicago!

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