Inspector General Joe Ferguson

Chicago Fire Department

Inspector General: Chicago Fire Department Still Not Meeting Response Time Standards

Chicago’s inspector general says the Chicago Fire Department is still not meeting nationwide standards for response time, despite being chided a year-and-a-half ago for not meeting those standards.


City of Chicago garbage truck (Credit: CBS)

Inspector General Questions Free Garbage Service For Some Non-Profits

Chicago’s inspector general is raising questions about which buildings and organizations receive free city trash pickup and which should get it, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.


Maggie and Richard Daley at an event to honor them for their support of the arts on Nov. 22, 2010. (CBS)

Daley: Allegations About Maggie’s Favorite Charity ‘Disgraceful’

Former Mayor Richard M. Daley is responding angrily to allegations about his wife’s favorite charitable project.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

Snow Plow (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

City Snow Command Boss Hit With Suspension

The $142,464-a-year deputy Streets and Sanitation commissioner who presides over Chicago’s Snow Command has been slapped with a 25-day suspension for allegedly using city employees to perform his personal errands on city time