The City Council has passed an ordinance that will raise the minimum wage for all Chicago workers to $13 per hour by 2019.
|Dec 19, 2014||Mayor Emanuel and Alderman Dowell Open Motor Row Brewing|
|Dec 19, 2014||Mayor Emanuel Announces Third Phase of Large Lots Program with Expansion to Austin|
|Dec 18, 2014||Mayor Emanuel and Choose Chicago Announce its Expansion in China with the Opening of its Fourth Office in Chengdu|
|Dec 18, 2014||Mayor Emanuel Announces Final Agreement for $900 Million Wanda Vista Hotel and Residence|
|Dec 16, 2014||Mayor's Commission For A Safer Chicago Releases Collaborative Anti-Violence Report|
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|Dec 22, 2014||Statement from the Illinois Department of Public Health and Chicago Ebola Resource Network|
|Dec 19, 2014||Statement from the Chicago Ebola Resource Network|
|Dec 17, 2014||Board Issues Advisory Opinion on Contributions from Advisors to Pension Funds|
|Dec 17, 2014||Mayor's Commission For A Safer Chicago Releases Collaborative Anti-Violence Report|
|Dec 16, 2014||Minutes of the November 2014 Board Meeting and Schedule of 2015 Meetings|
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In 1900, Chicago successfully undertook a massive and highly innovative engineering project – to reverse the flow of the Chicago River so that it emptied into the Mississippi River rather than Lake Michigan.