The mission of the Office of Policy and Advocacy is to develop and advocate for effective and comprehensive policies that enhance the well-being of Chicago’s residents – particularly those most in need – as well as communities and service providers. The Office manages an integrated policy and advocacy agenda that supports the mission of the department and raises awareness among our legislative, policy, and regulatory partners.
Key priorities for the Office of Policy and Advocacy include:
|Feb 15, 2017||Mayor Emanuel Joins 15 Mayors In Calling On Governor Rauner To Stop The Impasse And Introduce A Balanced State Budget|
|Jan 21, 2017||Mayor Emanuel Reminds Residents That Free Income Tax Preparation Help Is Available Across 19 Sites|
|Dec 20, 2016||Mayor Emanuel Urges Residents To Plan Ahead On Filing Federal Income Taxes With New Ad Campaign|
|Nov 13, 2016||Mayor Rahm Emanuel today reiterated Chicago’s commitment to being a sanctuary city for immigrants|
|Oct 11, 2016||Mayor Rahm Emanuel Presents Balanced 2017 Budget Proposal to City Council|