Better Government Association to host citizen watchdog training

The Better Government Association (BGA) will be hosting a citizen watchdog training session next Wednesday, May 21, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the U. of C. Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave.

The event will focus on the Freedom of Information Act and how citizens can monitor their government.

The event is free, but space is limited. Dinner is included. For more information, call the BGA’s Civic Engagement Coordinator Stephanie Simon at 312-821-9042. To R.S.V.P., visit