Press Releases

Mayor's Press Releases



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Jan 13, 2017 City Signs Agreement in Principle with Department of Justice

 

Jan 9, 2017 Mayor Emanuel, U.S. Senator Durbin, Congresswoman Schakowsky, Congressman Quigley and FTA Acting Administrator Flowers Announce $1 Billion Funding Agreement for the First Phase of the Red and Purple Modernization Program
CTA to move forward on historic, transformational project that will reconstruct rail stations that are modern and fully accessible; increase capacity and reduce delays, overcrowding

 

Jan 8, 2017 Mayor Emanuel, CTA Join Congressman Davis and Rush to Announce Garfield Gateway Project
Improvements to Green Line station to enhance the commuter experience and create a strong community focal point on Chicago’s South Side

 

Dec 29, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Appointment Of Arnaldo Rivera To Chicago Board Of Education
Rivera appointed to Board of Education following years of service to Chicago Public Schools as educator and administrator

 

Dec 20, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Damen, Elston, Fullerton Reconstruction Project Reaches Major Milestone

 

Dec 19, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Maria Guerra Lapacek to Be Director of Legislative Counsel and Government Affairs; Names Samantha Fields as Commissioner of the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection

 

Dec 13, 2016 Mayor Emanuel and CPD Superintendent Johnson Welcome New Police Recruits
100 new recruits beginning their training are thanked by Mayor for their service

 

Dec 12, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Demonstration Of New Street Lights; Requests Public Feedback Before Citywide Installation Begins Next Year
Next-generation technology will improve quality and reliability of Chicago’s streetlights

 

Dec 10, 2016 City Officials Urge Chicagoans To Prepare For Cold And Snowy Conditions In Upcoming Week
Winter Storm Warning in effect Saturday through Monday

 

Dec 9, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Names Joan Coogan First Deputy Chief of Staff