Press Releases

Mayor's Press Releases

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Apr 28, 2017 Statement from Mayoral Spokesperson Adam Collins on the Sentencing of Barbara Byrd-Bennett


Apr 28, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Announces Innovative Development Projects Designed to Create Neighborhood Amenities and Save Taxpayer Dollars
Projects Will Create a New Library in the West Loop, New Firehouse in River North, and New City Maintenance Facility in Englewood


Apr 27, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Meets with Chancellor of UIC, Interim President of CSU as State of Illinois Continues to Fail to Fund Higher Education
Meeting comes after public universities across Illinois are downgraded by credit rating agencies


Apr 27, 2017 Statement from Mayor Emanuel on the Gun Dealer Licensing Bill


Apr 26, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Joins Great Wolf Resorts to Open Company's New Corporate Headquarters in Chicago
North America’s Top Indoor Waterpark Company Opening New Headquarters in River North; Bringing Up To 100 Jobs As Wolf Pack Grows in its New Home


Apr 25, 2017 Statement from Mayor Emanuel on the Passing of Martha Lavey


Apr 25, 2017 Statement from Mayor Emanuel


Apr 25, 2017 Statement from Mayor Emanuel on 2017 US News and World Report Ranking 7 CPS Schools Among Top 10 in the State


Apr 25, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Announces Jewel-Osco is Coming to Woodlawn
48,000-Sq. Ft. Store Will Bring Fresh Quality Food Options to the Woodlawn Neighborhood


Apr 24, 2017 Chicagoans Reduce Disposable Bag Use by Over 40 Percent Since Implementation of Checkout Bag Tax
Study Determined that the Checkout Bag Tax Has Already Significantly Decreased the Number of Disposable Bags Used and the Number of Customers Using Disposable Bags