Mayor-Elect Rahm Emanuel

Inauguration Preps

Inauguration Schedule For Mayor-Elect Emanuel

Here is the schedule for the inaugural ceremony for Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2011

Jon Burge

Group Asks Emanuel, Alvarez To Look Into Torture Allegations

Men tortured under disgraced former Chicago police Cmdr. Jon Burge gathered in front of the Criminal Courts Building on Sunday, calling on mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel to take action.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2011

Mayor Daley shows a scrapbook from his recent trip to China. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/Newsradio 780)

Daley Pleased As Education Reform Bill Goes To Gov’s Desk

Mayor Richard M. Daley says he is pleased with passage of sweeping education legislation sent to Gov. Pat Quinn’s desk for signature.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2011

Mayor Daley shows a scrapbook from his recent trip to China. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/Newsradio 780)

Daley Hopes For Exhibit In Library

As he winds down his last few days in office, Mayor Richard M. Daley is reflecting on his legacy and the kind of honor he’d like after he ends his 22-year run at City Hall this coming Monday.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2011

Wicker Park Meter

Wicker Park Neighbors Ask Emanuel To Revoke Parking Meter Deal

With 73 years left to go in a parking meter contract signed by the city of Chicago back in 2008, residents in Wicker Park are hoping a new City Hall administration can make a difference.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2011

Breast Cancer Ribbon

Thousands Attend Beverly Breast Cancer Walk

Thousands of people turned out on the South Side on Sunday for a breast cancer walk.

WBBM Newsradio–05/08/2011

Garry McCarthy

Aldermen: McCarthy Should Be Easy Confirmation As Police Supt.

Some Chicago aldermen say Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel’s choice for police superintendent, should have a relatively easy confirmation.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

Rahm Emanuel with members of his security team, Fire Chief Robert Hoff, Public Safety Chief Felicia Davis and Police Supt. Garry McCarthy. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/Newsradio 780)

Newark’s McCarthy Named Next Police Superintendent

Newark, N.J., police director Garry McCarthy will be Chicago’s next police superintendent.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

Jean-Claude Brizard

Emanuel Not Bothered By Lawsuits Against Brizard

Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel says he’s not troubled by criticisms of incoming Public Schools chief executive officer Jean-Claude Brizard, or even federal lawsuits filed against him.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2011

Chicago Police Department logo

Report: White House Drug Czar A Candidate For Chicago Top Cop

Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel hopes to have his new police superintendent picked before he’s sworn in less than four weeks from now, and it appears the list of prime candidates is getting shorter.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2011

Jean-Claude Brizard

Schools CEO Pick Locked In Contract In Rochester

Is new Chicago Public School chief executive officer Jean-Claude Brizard coming to Chicago, or not?

CBS Chicago–04/19/2011

Illinois State Senate

UPDATED: State Senate Passes Education Reform Bill

The Illinois State Senate has unanimously approved an education reform bill that would lengthen the school day and make changes to how teachers are rewarded or disciplined.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2011

Mayor Richard Daley on his farewell tour Friday; right, Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel (CBS)

Daley: Transition Talks With Emanuel Continue

Mayor Richard M. Daley says even if you’re not hearing about it, transition talks between him and Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel and continue on schedule.

WBBM Newsradio–04/14/2011

Chicago City Council Chambers (CBS)

Voters Head To Polls For Aldermanic Runoff Races

Residents of 14 of Chicago’s 50 wards are heading to the polls today to cast their ballots in runoff elections for alderman.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011