NATO Host Committee Puts Dollar Figure On Summit's Economic ImpactA consultant's study on the economic impact of the summit indicates total spending of $128 million, local tax revenues of $3 million and more than 2,000 temporary jobs. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Feds To Unveil Security Zone Plans For NATO Next WeekChicagoans will have just over two weeks notice of what to expect during next month's NATO summit here.
Officials In Chicago, Belgium Prepping For NATO SummitChicago police are buying 8,500 more face shields for police helmets in advance of the NATO summit in May. Meantime, a delegation of Chicago public officials, dignitaries and summit host committee representatives are at NATO headquarters in Belgium to tout the city and prepare for the upcoming summit.
Chicago Delegation Touts City At NATO HQ Ahead Of SummitA Chicago delegation was in Brussels on Wednesday, trying to sell the city to the world as they plan for the NATO summit in Chicago in May.
Restaurant Owners Not Worried NATO/G8 Security Will Hurt BusinessThe city’s restaurant community is gearing up for the NATO and G8 summits planned for Chicago in May, and officials insisted Monday they are not worried about security measures restricting access to their businesses.
Walter's Perspective: More Answers Needed About Upcoming G8/Nato SummitsCBS 2's Walter Jacobson says it's perfectly reasonable to continue asking questions about the security related to the upcoming world summits in Chicago, even if planners don't like those questions.
NATO/G8 Summit Organizers Seek To Downplay Protest ConcernsThe host committee for the upcoming NATO and G8 summits offered a sneak peak Wednesday of the city’s push to capitalize on the dual summits in May.
NATO/G8 Host Committee Holds Briefings On Summit PlansOfficials planning the NATO and G8 summits have launched a campaign to convince Chicago residents that the upcoming meetings will be more than worth the inconvenience they might cause.