Press Releases

Mayor's Press Releases

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Oct 21, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Innovative Partnership between Chicago Housing Authority and Chicago Public Library that Will Deliver Co-Located Housing and New Libraries
Design Competition to Be Held Encouraging Innovative Architectural Style


Oct 20, 2016 Mayor Emanuel, Chief Santiago Congratulate New Chicago Fire Department Graduates


Oct 20, 2016 Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces ThinkChicago: Chicago Ideas Week 2016
Sixth Annual Program Welcomes 200 Top Technology, Engineering and Computer Science Students to Chicago; Record High Number of Nearly 900 Applications Received for 2016 Program


Oct 19, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Previews Final Section Of Expanded Chicago Riverwalk
Final three block stretch from LaSalle Street to Lake Street set to open this weekend


Oct 18, 2016 Mayor Rahm Emanuel Cuts Ribbon on New Accenture Digital Hub
Center Features State-of-the-Art Digital Technologies; Houses More Than 500 Experts


Oct 18, 2016 Chicago Named Nation’s #2 City To Visit By Condé Nast Traveler
City Moves Up in Publication’s Annual Readers’ Choice Award Poll


Oct 17, 2016 Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Record High Levels Of Student Interest In Thriving Chicago Tech Sector
Record Number of Applications Builds on Recent Success Attracting Top Tech Talent to Chicago; Nearly 900 Students Applied for the ThinkChicago: Chicago Ideas Week Program in 2016


Oct 17, 2016 Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District Announce Completion Of Chicago Plays! Program, Which Built Or Restored 327 Playgrounds Across The City
Country's most comprehensive playground initiative is completed one year ahead of schedule


Oct 14, 2016 Mayor Emanuel And The James Beard Foundation Announce Awards Ceremony To Be Held In Chicago Through 2021
The “Oscars of the Food Industry” Extends Stay in Chicago for Four Additional Years


Oct 12, 2016 Mayor Emanuel, Clerk Mendoza Announce Launch of Municipal ID Program
Program to ensure all Chicago residents can obtain official identification; ID holders to have increased access to City services, programs and other benefits.