Hotel Tax

Langham plans a new luxury hotel at 330 N. Wabash. (Credit: Langham Hotels)

Hotel Business Booming In Chicago

Tourists are flocking to the city, and it’s a boon for Chicago hotels.


U.S. Cellular Field

Mayor Upset City Taxpayers Had To Help Foot Bill For Stadium Renovations

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is expressing concern after the city had to make up a $1.1 million dollar shortfall in tax revenue for renovations at U.S. Cellular Field and Soldier Field.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011

Photo Of The Wrigley Field Sign. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Cubs Hotel Tax Idea Is No Home Run

A plan to use taxpayer money to help renovate Wrigley Field may be in need of 9th inning heroics.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2010