‘The legislation will create another pension funding cliff that the city does not have the ability to pay,’ the governor said Friday.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel
It’s pretty rare for any city treasurer to stand up in public like that and, in essence, invite citizens to help him put pressure on the mayor.
Influence-peddling is a game as old as Chicago, as old as the world. It exacts a heavy price.
All four buildings involved in the city’s request for proposals are owned by the federal government and are in the Loop Retail Historic District.
Nationwide, there’s no evidence elected school boards do better.
The city will break ground Thursday afternoon on a $100 million factory that will churn out new rail cars for the CTA on the Southeast Side.
City Hall will forge a partnership with five Chicago-based universities to create Global Entrepreneur in Residence programs.