Press Release
June 26, 2013

Measures Introduced to and Measures Approved by City Council

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Attached please find press releases announcing various measures introduced to the Chicago City Council today. Below is a list of the releases attached for your convenience:

  1. Ordinance Introduced to City Council for $1 Million Gran Supporting Development of Ground-Breaking Analytics Platform 
  2.  Mayor Emanuel Introduces Amendments to Zoning Ordinance Related to Parking
  3. Mayor Emanuel Nominates Brenna Berman as Chief Information Officer and Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Innovation and Technology
  4. New Library to Open at New Back of the Yard High School
  5. Mayor Rahm Emanuel Introduces Comprehensive Assault Weapons Ban
  6. Mayor Emanuel Introduces Energy Use Benchmarking Ordinance to Accelerate Efficiency and Unlock Real Estate Value 
  7.  Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Alderman Thomas, Alderman Maldonado, Alderman Moreno. Alderman Burnett, and Alderman Thompson Introduce Stronger Safety Measures for Student Safety Zones
  8. Various Community and Land Development Measures Introduced to City Council

Attached please find press releases announcing various measures approved by Chicago City Council today. Below is a list of the releases attached for your convenience:

  1. City Council Approves Agreement to Develop a Perishable Cargo Center at O'Hare International Airport
  2. City Council Approves New Centralized Dispatch Contract for Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Taxicabs
  3. City Council Approves Ordinance Allowing for Community Garden To Be Developed Using City-Owned Vacant Land
  4. City Council Approves the Nomination of Jodi Block to the Chicago Public Library Board City
  5. Council Approves the Use of Vacant Former Library As Office Space By Non-Profit Organization In Innovative Use of City Land
  6. Various Community and Land Development Measures Approved by City Council