Ald. Ray Suarez

Satellite Dishes

Alderman Wants Crackdown On Building-Mounted Satellite Dishes

Ald. Ray Suarez (31st) thinks home satellite dishes are an eyesore on Chicago’s skyline, and wants to make city property owners move them away from the fronts of buildings.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2012

Lake Shore Drive Fire

City Urging High-Rise Owners To Make Fire Safety Upgrades Now

After a 32-year-old woman was killed in a fire at a high-rise apartment building in Lakeview, city officials have been trying to figure out how much progress other high rises are making toward installing updated fire safety systems.

CBS 2–01/10/2012

Casino Gambling

Black, Hispanic Aldermen Urge Quinn To Support Gambling Plan

A coalition of black and Hispanic alderman urged Governor Pat Quinn on Wednesday to immediately sign legislation that would bring a casino to Chicago, but the governor made it clear he won’t do that, repeating his concerns about protections against mob influence.

WBBM Newsradio–08/31/2011

Red Light Camera

Countdown Signals For Red Light Cameras?

Drivers in Chicago could soon have a few more seconds to slow down and avoid tickets from red light cameras.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2011