Olive-Harvey College

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday stops by Brooks College Prep, which was snubbed by a North Side rival over the weekend. (CBS)

Emanuel, Quinn Announce New Partnership To Revitalize Port Of Illinois

Mayor Emanuel said fix it and they did. He announced a new City partnership with the BROE Group out of Denver Colorado to take over and inject $500 million in new infrastructure


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Top City Colleges Official Fired For Lying On Application

A top-level official with the Chicago City Colleges has been fired, just weeks after he was hired, for lying on his application.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2012

A student at Olive-Harvey College trains in a simulator in a commercial truck driver's class. (Credit: CBS)

Ill. Backing $42 Million Center At Chicago College

The state of Illinois and the City Colleges of Chicago are investing more than $42 million to build a center to train students for jobs in transportation logistics.


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City Colleges To Open High-Tech Facility For Transportation Career Training

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Gov. Pat Quinn announced plans Tuesday morning for a new City College facility to train students for transportation and logistics careers.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2012

Malcolm X College (Credit: CBS)

City Colleges To Add Specialized Classes In High Demand Industries

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is preparing to launch a major new initiative at the city’s community colleges, focusing on providing jobs for graduates by working with employers to create curriculum that should help produce the kind of workers the city’s businesses need.

CBS 2–12/12/2011