Press Releases

Mayor's Press Releases

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Mar 27, 2015 Mayor Emanuel, Congressman Rush And CTA President Claypool Announce Expanded Second Chance Program
Program Has Provided Job Training For More Than 500 Ex-Offenders Who Face Barriers To Employment; New Training To Offer Pipeline To Middle-Class Jobs In High-Demand Field Of Diesel Mechanics


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
Expanded Small Business Opportunity Centers Program Will Allow More Neighborhood Small Business Owners Access Capital


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
More than 40 sweepers will work during regular early morning hours in communities across the City; regular sweeping season to begin April 1


Mar 19, 2015 Mayor Emanuel, Cook County Board President Preckwinkle And World Business Chicago Announce Expansion Of Chicago Anchors For A Strong Economy Program
Program Designed to Encourage Chicago’s Leading Institutions to Support Neighborhood Small Businesses; Potential to Drive $80 Million in Additional Revenue to Small Businesses


Mar 19, 2015 Statement From Mayor Emanuel Regarding Proposed State Cuts To Public Transportation


Mar 18, 2015 City Colleges of Chicago’s Kennedy-King College Wins National Award for Rapid Improvement in Completion
Top Ten Finalist for the 2015 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, Kennedy-King Receives Rising Star Award for Tripling of Graduation Rates


Mar 18, 2015 Mayor Rahm Emanuel And Metropolitan Planning Council Launch “Great Rivers Chicago”
Project will develop action plan for community, economic and recreational development along Chicago’s rivers


Mar 18, 2015 Various Measures Introduced to and Approved by the Chicago City Council