Police Warn Of Arson Fires In LakeviewIn an alert issued Monday night, police said vehicles and trash cans had been set on fire between June and September -- the latest incident on Sept. 26. Alleyways are an apparent target, the alert said.
City Seeks Bomb-Proof Garbage Cans For NATO/G8 SummitAhead of the NATO/G8 summits in May, the City of Chicago is reportedly looking to buy bomb-resistant trash cans.
Illegal Trash And Recycling Bins Removed From 1st Ward StreetsMayor Rahm Emanuel is not happy with a rogue recycling firm that put up trash and recycling bins on city streets without proper permits; and the mayor’s especially unhappy with Ald. Proco Joe Moreno (1st), whose name and face adorn the cans.
Inspector General Looking Into Unpermitted Street Trash Bins In 1st WardIt's one of the oldest no-no's in politics: no campaign signs on public property. In this case, an alderman putting out trash cans and recycling bins in his ward, with his picture on them, while running for ward committeeman.