As part of the adoption of the 2016 budget, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago City Council established the City of Chicago Absenteeism Task Force (“Task Force”) to study City employee absenteeism and make initial recommendations for reducing and managing absenteeism.
Mayor Emanuel announced Building on Burnham, a comprehensive strategy to invest in Chicago’s waterfronts, parks and neighborhoods.
The plan builds on Daniel Burnham’s vision to bring more open spaces and recreational assets to residents in every neighborhood.
|Jun 28, 2016||Mayor Emanuel and Chicago Park District Announce Nike Investment to Provide Specialized Training for 1,500 Park District Recreation Leaders this Summer|
|Jun 28, 2016||Mayor Emanuel Breaks Ground On Plumbers’ Local 130 Training Center|
|Jun 27, 2016||City Marks July 1 Change in Smoking Age to Protect Health of Chicago Youth|
|Jun 27, 2016||Mayor Emanuel Kicks Off 2016 One Summer Chicago with Visit to Youth Workers|
|Jun 27, 2016||Statement from Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Supreme Court Ruling on Texas Abortion Law|
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|Jun 28, 2016||Divvy Marks 3rd Birthday Closing in on Almost 1 Million Unique Riders|
|Jun 28, 2016||Mayor Emanuel Announces Initiative to Increase Support for Neighborhood Businesses Throughout Chicago|
|Jun 28, 2016||City Marks July 1 Change In Smoking Age To Protect Health Of Chicago Youth|
|Jun 28, 2016||July Board Meeting Rescheduled|
|Jun 27, 2016||Lifeway Foods Taste Kitchen Hosts Cooking Demonstrations by Celebrity Chefs and Others at Taste Of Chicago, July 6-10|
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Chicagoans created the game of 16-inch softball, which is played without using gloves.