17 Party Buses Shut Down After Violating City OrdinanceAs it continues to crack down on party buses in Chicago, the city announced that 17 bus services have been ordered to stop doing business.
New City Ordinance Makes Stolen Phones Less ValuableA new city ordinance aims to make cell phones of little value to thieves.
Mayor Introduces New City Ordinance To Crack Down On Illegal Party BusesMayor Rahm Emanuel will introduce a new ordinance this week that cracks down on illegal party buses in Chicago, city officials announced.
City Hall: 65% Of Tax Preparers Violating City OrdinancesThe undercover operation by the city’s Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection investigated 409 tax preparers, targeting predatory businesses that dip into taxpayers’ refunds with misleading fine print, according to a statement from Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office.
Mayor Seeks Big Fines For Gun Offenses Near SchoolsMayor Rahm Emanuel hopes to keep gunslingers away from public schools, buses and Safe Passage Program routes by creating a city ordinance with stiff fines for weapon offenses.
Alderman Seeks To Keep Police From Blocking Wireless Signals During SummitsAt the City Council meeting Wednesday, an alderman will propose police keep their hands off the controls of downtown cell phone signals during expected protests this spring.