Updated Chicago Protest and Event Activity: September 6 to September 20, 2022

In partnership with our cross-sector life-safety organizations, Titan Security is monitoring the following anticipated activity in or near the Chicago Loop.

Anticipated Demonstrations and Events

  • Wednesday, September 7 at 7:30am: N Broadway/N Halsted to W Washington/N Halsted, Group will gather/ride for their cause “Chicago Bike Grid Now Halsted Bike Run”
  • Saturday, September 10 at 7:30pm: Various West Side and Loop locations, Group will gather/caravan for their cause “Mexican Independence Cruise” *
  • Monday, September 12 at 11:30am: 100 W Erie (Chinese Consulate), Group will gather for their cause “Protest China’s Genocide of Uyghurs”
  • Monday, September 12 at 4:15pm: 400 N Michigan to 205 E Randolph (Pritzker Pavilion), Group will gather/march for their event “AIA Designight 2022”
  • Tuesday September 13 at 11:00am: 50 West Washington (Daley Plaza), Group will gather for their cause “Local 700 Rally for Support of Cook County Circuit Court Clerks”
  • Wednesday, September 14 at 8:30am: 567 West Lake (CTA HQ), Group will gather for their cause “The I’m Late Protest” **
  • Thursday, September 15 at 4:00pm: 50 W Washington (Daley Plaza), Group will gather for their event “El Grito de Independencia (Independence Day)”
  • Friday, September 16 to Sunday, September 18 during evening hours: Various West Side and Loop locations, Group will gather/caravan for their cause “Mexican Independence Cruise” *
  • Saturday, September 17 at 2:00pm, 122 S Michigan (Philippine Consulate) Group will gather for their cause “Prayer Rally: 50th Anniversary of Martial Law in the Philippines.”


* = One of multiple car caravan events expected during Mexican Independence Week; anticipate localized traffic disruptions

** = Multiple small “feeder” bicycle caravans may join, entering Loop via Halsted and Milwaukee

Safety Tips Near/During Protests

  • If you see something suspicious, report it
  • Carry water and stay hydrated
  • Choose a landmark to meet at in case you are separated from your group
  • Utilize the buddy system
  • Remain alert and be observant of surroundings
  • Leave any valuables at home
  • Do not jump any barricades
  • Secure handbags and wallets
  • Stay calm and pleasant
  • Follow your own instincts
  • Leave yourself room to move quickly

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).

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