Lawmaker Wants City To Be Able To Boot Cars To Collect On Unpaid DebtsAn Illinois state senator wants to allow the city of Chicago to boot and sell cars belonging to people who owe the city money on a court judgment.
BGA: City Owed Millions In Unpaid Water Bills From SuburbsThe city of Chicago is owed $47 million in unpaid water bills. It’s a big number for a cash-strapped city. A Better Government Association study found that those who owe much of that money might not be who you expect.
Regional School Superintendents Going Without PayThe little-known units of government called regional offices of education are getting more publicity, because Gov. Pat Quinn cut off their paychecks.