Press Conference to Discuss Overnight Incidents of Vandalism and Unrest in Naperville on June 1
UPDATE - LIVE STREAM INFORMATION: Watch the press conference live on WCNC (Ch. 6 - WOW, Ch. 10 - Comcast, Ch. 99 - AT&T) or visit the City's Facebook page for a live streaming event.
5 p.m. update: A link to a recording of this event is now available at http://naperville.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=4&clip_id=1318.
WHO: Naperville Mayor Steve Chirico, Naperville Police Chief Robert Marshall, and representatives from the Downtown Naperville business community
WHAT: A press conference to discuss the incidents of vandalism and resulting response by Naperville and regional law enforcement that occurred in the overnight hours of June 1, 2020, in Naperville.
WHEN: 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 2
WHERE: City Council Chambers, Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St., Naperville
NOTE: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, members of the media who attend this conference must access the building through the first-floor entrance of the Municipal Center, located by the outdoor fountain. Face coverings must be worn, and social distancing must be maintained. In addition, a temperature screening will occur prior to your admittance into the building.
About Naperville: Located 28 miles west of Chicago, Naperville, Ill., is home to approximately 145,000 people. This vibrant, thriving city consistently ranks as a top community in the nation in which to live, raise children and retire. The city is home to acclaimed public and parochial schools, the best public library system in the country, an array of healthcare options and an exceptionally low crime rate. Naperville has ready access to a variety of public transportation, housing and employment options. The city’s diversified employer base features high technology firms, retailers and factories, as well as small and home-based businesses. Residents also enjoy world-class parks, diverse worship options, the opportunity to serve on several City boards and commissions, a thriving downtown shopping and dining area, a renowned outdoor history museum known as Naper Settlement and an active civic community. For more information, please visit our website at www.naperville.il.us.