Veteran members on the Chicago City Council said they welcome changes that 13 new aldermen might usher in as they begin their new terms in office this week.
At a City Hall press conference, City Clerk Susana Mendoza and three aldermen who back the mayor rolled out a couple of hand trucks of budget books and audits they claim mayoral challenger Jesus “Chuy” Garcia could use to craft his budget plans.
If you’ve ever been confused by Chicago’s residential parking system, or gotten a ticket when you parked on a zoned street, City Clerk Susana Mendoza hopes you’ll appreciate a new addition to her website.
Chicago’s mayoral election is little more than a month away and today, both Mayor Emanuel and one of his major challengers turned their attention to attracting Hispanic voters, reports CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley.
The first day of candidate filings for the city elections in February gave some early indications about the various races, but can’t tell the whole story.
This is the last June that Chicago motorists will have to wait in long lines outside the City Clerk’s office to get their vehicle stickers.
The City Council gave final approval Wednesday to an ordinance banning pet shops from buying their animals from so-called “puppy mills” and similar places.
Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza wants more drivers to buy their city vehicle sticker online rather than by mail.
The City of Chicago released the newly designed city sticker, following a controversy in which a student-designed city sticker was rejected because it may have displayed gang symbols.
Despite the recent controversy over the design of the new city vehicle sticker – which saw the contest winner’s drawing nixed over concerns about what could be seen as gang symbols, and then the runner-up pulling out over unwanted media attention – there won’t be any delay in printing or selling the stickers this year.
Another Chicago city sticker bites the dust.
Herbert Pulgar, 42, is wanted for distributing cocaine to a street gang, federal authorities say.
The 15-year-old boy whose Chicago city sticker design was scrapped at the last second will get a $1,000 savings bond after all.
A check for a city vehicle sticker arrived in the mail Friday at Clerk Susana Mendoza’s office. It was mailed 26 years ago.
City Clerk Susana Mendoza says you should speak up if you think a neighbor’s dog is being beaten into fighting shape.
Chicago is holding a “Dogs of Distinction” contest before cracking down on owners of unlicensed dogs as it tries to boost the city’s dog licensing level above the current 5 percent rate.
The City Clerk’s office said it has seen a surge in the purchase of dog licenses in the past couple weeks, after the city announced it would crack down on owners of unlicensed dogs after the new year.
In 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.
A day after Mayor Emanuel unveiled his proposed city budget — and its tax and fee hikes — critics began picking at it. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Chicago City Clerk Susanna Mendoza wants her staff removed from the basement of City Hall, due to a persistent problem with cockroaches.