Walter Burnett

(Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Chicago Eyes A City Income Tax On Residents, Suburbanites Who Work Here

CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley takes a look at the smoke signals from cash-strapped Chicago City Hall.


Charles Woodyard, the new head of the Chicago Housing Authority. (CBS)

New CHA Chief Will Continue Mixed-Income Housing Plan

Mayor Emanuel used the former Cabrini Green neighborhood — newly transformed into mixed-income housing — to announce the CHA’s new leader, Charles Woodyard.


Some city alleys are still daunting after last week's blizzard. (CBS)

Snow In Alleys Preventing Garbage Collection, In Some Cases

Some garbage collectors are having a hard time making it through snow-filled alleys, so they’re holding off until they can make it through.


Ald. Walter Burnett (27th)

Ald. Burnett Might Lose Spot On Ballot

Mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel is not the only one who is being subjected to a high-profile ballot challenge.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2010

Black Candidates For Chicago Mayor

African-American Leaders Evaluate Black Mayoral Contenders

One by one, 10 hopefuls explained why they should get the endorsement of the Chicago Coalition for Mayor.