Aldermen Approve Crackdown On Scofflaw LandlordsAmong other things, the Chicago City Council on Wednesday is expected to approve an ordinance aimed at protecting the tenants of apartment buildings whose landlords chronically fail to address serious building code violations.
Illinois Tollway To Go After ScofflawsIf you haven't paid your tolls in Illinois, expect to hear from the Tollway soon.
Emanuel: City To Fund Summer Jobs With Money From ScofflawsMayor Rahm Emanuel said Monday that money seized by the city from scofflaws will allow the city to add almost 20,000 summer jobs for city youth.
Think Tank: Seizing Tax Refunds Won't Help City BudgetThe head of a conservative think tank calls the plan to intercept ticket scofflaws’ tax refunds a desperate money grab by the city.
City Council Approves Tax Refund Seizures, Bath Salts BanCity revenue collectors can now take your state income tax refund if you aren’t paying your parking tickets, now that the City Council has approved the plan.
Owe A Fine? City May Target Tax Refunds To Pay ThemThe City of Chicago is targeting state tax returns to recoup some of the millions of dollars in unpaid parking and red-light camera tickets.
Denver Boot Coming For Rolling Meadows Parking ScofflawsIf you live in Rolling Meadows, Police are warning you – the boot is coming.
Aldermen Turn Attention To Vehicle Sticker Fees At Budget HearingsIn a second day of city budget hearings at City Hall, aldermen turned their focus to the Emanuel administration’s proposal to increase fees for city vehicle stickers, as City Clerk Susana Mendoza urged them to go after sticker scofflaws instead.