Chicago Maintains Opposition To Court Oversight Of PoliceThe city of Chicago has filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit seeking federal court monitoring of reforms in its police department.
Cabbies, City Agree To Reforms; Centralized Dispatch, But No Fare HikeWith the city of Chicago allowing so-called ride-sharing companies to operate under fewer restrictions than traditional taxi companies, the Emanuel administration and cab drivers have reached an unprecedented agreement on reforms to help the taxi cab industry.
Emanuel: Reforms Are Needed To Police Disability RulesMayor Rahm Emanuel is demanding reforms in the city’s police disability rules, after some apparently major abuses have been uncovered.
Emanuel: Better Use Of City's Grant Money Could Save Taxpayers $20MMayor Rahm Emanuel is announcing budget reforms that will ensure federal and state grants are spent in full, and thus, taxpayers are saved money.
Trade Show Rejects McCormick Place Over Concerns About CostsExhibitors are once again refusing to hold their trade shows at the lakefront convention center due to concerns about high labor costs.
Braun Criticizes Chico's Past School ReformsMayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun is criticizing rival candidate Gery Chico for a part of his resume he's most proud of.