The City Council has passed an ordinance that will raise the minimum wage for all Chicago workers to $13 per hour by 2019.
As temperatures warm up, City crews are staffed with reinforcements to tackle the challenges of pothole season this year thanks to additional resources Mayor Emanuel directed to the City budget for street repairs.
|Mar 27, 2015||Mayor Emanuel, Congressman Rush And CTA President Claypool Announce Expanded Second Chance Program|
|Mar 26, 2015||Statement From Mayor Emanuel On Governor Rauner’s Call On Cities To Pass Right To Work Zone Resolutions|
|Mar 25, 2015||Mayor Emanuel Announces $5 Million In Funding Available To Chicago Small Businesses|
|Mar 24, 2015||Statement From Mayor Emanuel On Chicago’s James Beard Foundation Award Finalists|
|Mar 20, 2015||Mayor Emanuel Starts Street Sweeping Early To Clean Up Chicago’s Neighborhoods From Winter Debris|
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|Mar 27, 2015||Bank Of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Race Impacts Loop Area On Sunday|
|Mar 25, 2015||Congress Parkway Bridge Closed Early Sunday For Testing And Maintenance|
|Mar 25, 2015||Loop Link Trasit Project Lane Closures Will Be Extended On Madison Street|
|Mar 24, 2015||Chicago Legend Buddy Guy will headline 32nd Annual Chicago Blues Festival|
|Mar 20, 2015||Mayor Emanuel Starts Street Sweeping Early To Clean Up Chicago's Neighborhoods From Winter Debris|
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600,000 trees have been planted over the past 20 years which equates to removing the air pollution from 40,000 cars annually.