Press Releases

Mayor's Press Releases

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Jan 22, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Joins United Center To Announce Construction Of New Office Building
Bulls, Blackhawks and United Center Staff Move will Make Room for Additional Fan Experiences at United Center; Project is Part of More than $400 Million in Public and Private Investments in the City’s Near West Side


Jan 22, 2015 Statement from Mayor Emanuel on O’Hare Reclaiming Title of World’s Busiest Airport


Jan 21, 2015 Various Measures Introduced to and Approved by the Chicago City Council


Jan 20, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces Settlement with City of Harvey to Collect Unpaid Water Charges on Behalf of Chicago Taxpayers
Action Ensures More Than $30 Million Will Be Recouped From All Four Suburban Municipalities Who Owe Chicago Taxpayers


Jan 16, 2015 Mayor Emanuel, Secretary McDonald and Peoples Gas Announce Five-Year Extension of Utility Workers Military Assistance Program
Extension of Seven-Month Classroom and Mentorship Program Will Prepare an Additional 250 Veterans for Careers in the Natural Gas Industry


Jan 16, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces New Campaign to Help Small Businesses Avoid Predatory Lending Practices
Mayor to Press State and Federal Agencies to Establish Regulations for Business-to-Business Lenders


Jan 16, 2015 Mayor Emanuel, DHL and Aeroterm Open $35 Million Dollar DHL Global Forwarding Center at O’Hare International Airport
New Cargo Facility Serves as DHL’s Largest Air Gateway for Exports in the World; New Investments at O’Hare Providing For the Most Usable Square Footage for Cargo Operations of Any Gateway Passenger Airport in North America


Jan 15, 2015 Mayor Emanuel And Roundy’s Break Ground On New Mariano’s In Bronzeville
New Grocery Store Will Add Hundreds of Jobs and Create New Food Opportunities in Area; Investing in Neighborhoods is a Key Component of the Plan for Economic Growth and Jobs


Jan 14, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces Prescient Edge To Move Headquarters To Chicago
Fast-growing Government Services Firm is 30th Company to Locate Headquarters in Chicago since 2011; Attracting Corporate Headquarters is a Crucial Part of the Plan for Economic Growth and Jobs


Jan 13, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Promotes Greater Transparency For Chicago Businesses With New Expediter Database
Database Helps Businesses Research and Report Violations by Expediters, Attorneys, and Other Third Party Processors