A day after Emanuel delivered a budget address that proclaimed city finances “back on track,” Standard & Poor’s claimed otherwise.
“Beginning in late 2017 and into 2018, CFD will replace all ambulance cots with motor-elevated units,” the city’s 2018 budget overview states.
The cart inventory is not being conducted with the intention of switching to a volume-based garbage fee, a city spokeswoman said.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is counting on raising $10.8 million in 2018 through “data-driven enforcement and improved debt collection.”
The mayor was on the defensive before the Chicago Sun-Times Editorial Board—on a host of issues related to the spending plan he unveiled Wednesday.
Emanuel welcomed Johnson back to work seven weeks after the superintendent received a kidney donated by his 25-year-old son, Daniel.
Emanuel’s budget address was part State-of-the-City, part campaign kick-off for what is expected to be an uphill battle for a third term.
Report raises questions about just how much has changed since the appointment of an African-American commissioner.
Inspector General Joe Ferguson has found a pattern of potential abuse of family leave by Office of Emergency Management and Communications employees.
The April incident involved 69-year-old Dr. David Dao, who refused to leave a United Express jet bound for Louisville.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s $10 billion spending plan: An increase in ride-hailing fees to bankroll CTA improvements.
The stroke Thursday was in an area of the brain where she had a tumor removed. Lewis was diagnosed with brain cancer in October 2014.
Emanuel had promised to end the scoop-and-toss practice in 2019. Instead, it will end next year.
Besides restructuring the amusement tax, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s 2018 budget increases ride-hailing fees and the monthly tax tacked on to phone bills.
A top aide said Mayor Rahm Emanuel worked with “a number of experts” but not Attorney General Lisa Madigan, who sued the city two months ago.