Former Alderman Helen Shiller No Longer Interested In City Council Budget Analyst PostionChicago Aldermen have to rethink their positions on who will become the City Council’s budget analyst. Former Alderman Helen Shiller has broken the stalemate over the job by saying she no longer wants it, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Outgoing Alderman Shiller Closes Ward OfficeSome outgoing aldermen may be forced to cut back on their spending for the next two weeks, and some are scaling back operations.
Cappleman To Replace Shiller In Uptown's 46thSocial worker James Cappleman will succeed 24-year veteran Ald. Helen Shiller to represent the Uptown neighborhood’s 46th Ward in the City council.
14 Aldermanic Races Appear Headed For RunoffsAs many as 10 sitting Chicago aldermen appear headed into one-on-one runoff elections in April and four more open aldermanic races are headed towards runoffs between the top two contenders.
Snow In Alleys Preventing Garbage Collection, In Some CasesSome garbage collectors are having a hard time making it through snow-filled alleys, so they're holding off until they can make it through.
Vandalism At 2 More Uptown Political OfficesFor the second time this week, candidates running for alderman in Chicago’s 46th Ward woke up to find smashed windows at their campaign offices.