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Midnight Circus troupe is jumping at Garfield Park, where Mayor Emanuel announced expanded Summer programs. (Credit: Craig Dellimore)

City To Use Leftover NATO Funds To Expand Summer Programs At Parks

The Emanuel administration has committed $750,000 in leftover NATO Summit funds to offer more nighttime events at city parks this summer.

WBBM Newsradio–05/14/2013

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Unused NATO Summit Funds To Go Toward City Parks

A $6.5 million combination of NATO legacy and Chicago Park District capital funds will be invested in neighborhood and transformative park projects across the city, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced on Saturday.

10/06/2012

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Emanuel Would Use TIF Funds To Hire Cops

Rahm Emanuel said that, if elected Chicago’s next mayor, he will use tax increment financing to hire police officers and deploy them to fight crime in targeted areas.

WBBM Newsradio–11/21/2010