City Council Holds First Hearing On Proposed Changes To Parking Meter DealAt the Finance Committee hearing, City Corporation Counsel Steve Patton was asked whether the city could simply get out of the deal altogether.
Former Argonne CFO Says He Was Fired For Calling Out Accounting ScamThe former chief financial officer of the Argonne National Laboratory is suing the organization, claiming it fired him for blowing the whistle on some alleged illegal accounting at the lab.
Former Ambulance Service Exec Admits To EmbezzlementA former ambulance service executive from Wayne, Ill., has admitted to embezzling from her company, while making a $200,000 salary.
Chicago Schools CFO Set To ResignThe chief financial officer of the Chicago Public Schools is resigning, just as a new school leadership team stares down a $720 million deficit.
Toni Preckwinkle Names New CFO, Vows Staff CutsCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle has named a new chief financial officer - as county elected officials face a Thursday deadline to come up with budget cuts.