Chicago Aldermen Concerned Party Bus Ordinance Does Not Restrict Licensed Guns On BoardChicago Aldermen approved a further crackdown on party buses, but further revisions may require state law changes.
Mayor Emanuel Announces The 2017 Paving Season In ChicagoMayor Rahm Emanuel announced Monday the start of the 2017 paving season in Chicago and was joined by crews from from the Chicago Department of Transportation, who helped kick off the season in the Calumet Heights neighborhood.
Mayor Emanuel Plans To Create City ID Cards To Protect Undocumented ImmigrantsMayor Emanuel is upping the ante in his battle with the Trump Administration over illegal immigration.
Parents And Aldermen Demand CPS To Avoid Early End To School Yeararents and some Chicago Aldermen are demanding that the city and public school officials do everything possible to avoid a threatened early end to the school year.
Mayor Emanuel Says Bill For Harsher Sentences On Repeat Gun Offenders Faces ChallengesMayor Emanuel said he is not disheartened by word that a bill to get tough on repeat gun offenders remains stalled in Springfield.
Mayor Emanuel Doubts Governor Rauner's CPS Pension Relief ProposalMayor Emanuel is expressing doubts about Governor Rauner’s latest proposal for pension relief for the Chicago Public Schools.
Mayor Emanuel Wants To See President Trump's Words Turn To ActionsMayor Emanuel is, in some ways, reserving judgement on President Donald Trump’s speech to Congress on Tuesday night. He wants to see how the words translate into deeds.
Emanuel Upset With Continued Violence, Discusses The Need For ChangeMayor Emanuel said he is upset that shootings and homicides in Chicago are already higher this year than the same three-week period in 2016.
Trump Takes Dig At Rahm Emanuel Over Chicago HomicidesPresident-elect Donald Trump says Rahm Emanuel, Chicago's mayor and President Barack Obama's former chief of staff, should ask for federal assistance if he can't bring down the city's rising homicide tally.
Emanuel Names Anna Valencia As City ClerkMayor Rahm Emanuel has named Anna Valencia, a top aide, to be Chicago's next City Clerk.
New Streets Lights To Be Demonstrated In 7 NeighborhoodsA new street light system featuring higher quality and longer lasting lights will be demonstrated beginning Monday night in seven Chicago neighborhoods.
Mayor Announces Expansion Of International Baccalaureate ProgrammingA number of government and education officials gathered at Curie High School Friday to announce the expansion of International Baccalaureate programming.