Orland Park Mayor To Return 116 Calls From Telephone Town HallOrland Park Mayor Dan McLaughlin has his work cut out for him, after saying he'd call back people who did not get their questions answered at a recent telephone town hall meeting.
Mayor Gets An Earful At Relatively Calm Final Budget ForumThere were no disruptions Thursday night during the last of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's three town hall meetings on next year's Chicago city budget, but there wasn't time for much else, either.
Emanuel Still Seeking Budget Solutions Ahead Of Second Town Hall MeetingThe mayor heard plenty of complaints at the first town hall meeting, but is also seeking suggestions for how to plug a $750 million hole in the budget.
Orland Park Officials To Hold Town Hall Meeting By PhoneThis particular town hall will be to discuss all the road projects going on in the village, particularly the LaGrange Road widening project, although the mayor and trustees will take calls on other subjects as well.
'Occupy Chicago' Protesters Talk Economy, Education At Town Hall MeetingHundreds of people filled Chicago Temple for a "Move the Money" town hall meeting Thursday night, and then marched to LaSalle and Jackson Streets, to join and show support for Occupy Chicago protesters.
Emanuel Hosts Second Town Hall Meeting On BudgetMayor Rahm Emanuel got another earful from concerned Chicagoans at the second town hall meeting this week to discuss the city budget.
Laid Off Traffic Aide Disappointed With Mayor's AnswersThe feisty fired traffic aide who stood up to Mayor Rahm Emanuel at his city budget town meeting Monday night, is now telling more of her story to CBS 2.
Preckwinkle Takes To Internet For Discussion On County BudgetCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle used the Internet to talk about the county budget with voters Tuesday evening.
Mayor Holds Facebook Town Hall, Talks Burke Bodyguards, RecyclingAt Mayor Rahm Emanuel's first Facebook town hall meeting on Thursday, everything from his ultimatum to organized labor to Ald. Ed Burke's bodyguards came up in questions from the social-network-public.
Davis, Kirk Make Show Of Unity After Arizona ShootingA week after a shooting rampage in Arizona left six people dead and 13 wounded including Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, two prominent Illinois politicians were making a public show of solidarity.