Alderman Lionel Jean-Baptiste, 2nd Ward, will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. on Aug. 20, at the Robert Crown Center, 1702 Main St. The purpose of the meeting is “to discuss an apparent increase in burglaries and how we can work in partnership with the police to eliminate such activities.” The police department will be represented at the meeting. Other matters may be discussed.

The regular Fifth Ward meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on Aug. 20, at Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center, 1655 Foster St.