Nearly 8,000 contract employees at Midway and O’Hare airports would be paid “no less than” $13.45-an-hour and guaranteed their right to join unions.
It’s just the latest example of money flying into Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s campaign coffers from people who are profiting from the ongoing overhaul of Mid
Three men have been arrested after they were caught with firearms in their luggage at Midway Airport in the last week.
Food trucks would pay an annual fee of $200 for the right to set up shop at O’Hare Airport staging areas, under a mayoral plan advanced Tuesday.
It’d be tougher to steal cars used in crimes if car dealers and rental agencies were required to lock up keys and license plates, aldermen were told.
Ald. Ray Lopez (15th) urged Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans to abandon plans to “decertify” unarmed aviation police officers.
Aviation security officers’ will have minimized roles, training overhauled and the word “police” stripped from their badges, uniforms and vehicles.
A 68-year-old woman was shot while on her porch Monday evening in the West Lawn neighborhood on the South Side.
A man was killed in a motorcycle crash Sunday night in the Southwest Side Garfield Ridge neighborhood near Midway International Airport.
Thursday was Capt. Louis Freeman Day in Chicago. He learned that when he left the 737 he’d flown to Midway Airport from Dallas, with hordes awaiting.
The makeover unveiled in 2015 called for Midway’s main parking garage to be expanded sideways, the four new floors will have more 1,400 spaces.
The union representing aviation officers declared their intention to file an unfair labor practices complaint with the Illinois Labor Relations Board.
It is unclear what Ferguson could review that is not already covered by the comprehensive probe Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans is conducting.
Not long after the Midway Airport deal was finally approved, restaurateurs with a stake in the winning proposal showed their love for Mayor Emanuel.
Even for Chicagoans used to snowy, gridlocked traffic, wet socks and frozen windshield wipers, there was novelty in this week’s late-season snowfall.