‘The legislation will create another pension funding cliff that the city does not have the ability to pay,’ the governor said Friday.
Another 476 city government workers were paid between $50,000 and $99,999 in overtime.
Ald. Anthony Beale is blocking Ald. Jason Ervin (28th) from ramming 18 honorary sign names through before new restrictions start.
“We are encouraged and supportive of what’s happening,” a top mayoral aide said.
Amid opposition from the alderman and the neighbors, Mayor Emanuel has twice rejected the Cubs’ requests to shut down Addison and Clark on game days.
Parking rates are doubling to $4 an hour. Chief Financial Officer Carole Brown wanted to boost parking to $12 a hour during events at Wrigley Field.
A resolution co-signed by 46 aldermen urges Gov. Bruce Rauner to return to the bargaining table.