Press Releases

Mayor's Press Releases

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Oct 6, 2015 Mayor Emanuel, City Colleges Chancellor Cheryl Hyman Announce Six More Universities Commit to Scholarships for Chicago Star Scholars
City Colleges also signify strides with record-high graduation rate of 17 percent


Oct 6, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Joins Police and Fire Department Leadership to Present Carter Harrison and Lambert Tree Awards for Exemplary Service


Oct 5, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces 10 Additional Crews Are Being Redirected to Forestry to Completely Eliminate Tree Trimming Backlog
Efficiencies in garbage collection free up $9.5 million in resources to be redirected toward tree trimming


Oct 1, 2015 Statement from Mayor Emanuel on Millennium Park Being Named One of the Country's Great Places for 2015


Sep 29, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces Completion of Clark/Division Red Line Station Renovation
Ribbon Cutting Mark’s First Complete Renovation of Red Line Subway Station Since 1943


Sep 24, 2015 Statement from Mayor Emanuel on Park Grill Ruling


Sep 22, 2015 Mayor Rahm Emanuel Presents Balanced 2016 Budget Proposal To City Council
Implements Reforms and Revenue to Address Legacy Liabilities and Secure Police and Fire Pension Funds; Invests in a Stronger Future for All Chicago Residents


Sep 22, 2015 Mayor Emanuel's 2016 Budget Speech - As Prepared for Delivery


Sep 17, 2015 Mayor Emanuel and USCIS Renew Partnership to Support Citizenship Education and Awareness on Citizenship Day
City to hold Naturalization Information Sessions, Raise awareness to Avoid Immigration Scams and Celebrate Citizenship


Sep 17, 2015 Mayor Emanuel and Chicago Infrastructure Trust Announce Plans to Modernize City Lighting
Project Seeks to Revamp City Street Lighting Fixtures and Infrastructure and Chicago Park District Pathway Lighting Without Additional Taxpayer Funds