The East Village Association's monthly meeting takes place on the first Monday of the month at Happy Village, 1059 N. Wolcott Ave.  

Monday's gathering will include a 15-minute introduction of U.S. Rep. Mike Quiqley, followed by a Q&A session. Also on tap is a group discussion with CTA planning and policy manager Joe Iacobucci, who will discuss the Ashland Bus Rapid Transit plan.