Aldermen Vote To Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages Starting In 2021The City Council is pulling the reins on Chicago's horse-drawn carriage industry, effectively banning them from operating in the city starting next year.
Aldermen Advance Ban On Horse-Drawn Carriages, After Years Of Wrangling With Industry They Say 'Refuses To Comply With The Law'The License Committee on Wednesday voted to approve an ordinance to phase out all 10 of the city's existing horse-drawn carriage licenses by Jan. 1, 2021.
Officials: Vet Found That Carriage Horse Pulled From Street Only Had Minor AbrasionA veterinarian found that a horse taken off the streets this past weekend after Chicago Animal Care and Control detected an injury only had a minor abrasion, officials said Tuesday.
City Takes Horse Off Chicago's Streets As Some Aldermen Call For Them To Banned AltogetherIf half the City Council gets its way, horse-drawn carriages will be taken off the streets of Chicago.
Horse-Drawn Carriage Owners 'Circling Our Wagons' To Fight Proposed BanHorse carriage companies in Chicago face possible extinction if an influential alderman has his way, but drivers have banded together and are trying to enlist public support to save their industry.
Alderman Ed Burke Proposes Ban On Horse-Drawn Carriages powerful Alderman is proposing to outlaw Horse-Drawn carriage rides in the City of Chicago, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Restrict Horse-Drawn Carriages To Parks?A day after a new rule about cleaning up horse urine dominated the headlines, a new report says Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) would rather just have horse-drawn carriages in parks.