Minority Contracts

South Side Businessman Vows To Keep Up Minority Contract FightThe South Side businessman who on Monday shut down two construction sites over the lack of black workers is vowing to keep up the pressure.
CTA Going All Out To Ensure South Side Residents Get Work On Red Line RebuildThe Chicago Transit Authority is taking extraordinary steps to make sure that South Side residents have a good shot at the jobs to be created the Red Line’s tracks are rebuilt through that area.
CTA, Mayor's Office: Local Community Will Work On 95th Street Red Line Station RehabThe Emanuel Administration says the $20 million project to rebuild and expand the CTA Red Line’s 95th Street station will have local community participation from beginning to end.
Rep. Rush, Activists March On Metra Over Project's Lack Of Minority ContractsU.S. Rep. Bobby Rush (D-Ill.) is leading a protest march Thursday, asking Metra to restart the bidding process on the Englewood Flyover project on the city’s South Side.