Press Release
June 5, 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. Mayor Emanuel Introduces Agreement to Develop a Perishable Cargo Center at O'Hare International Airport
  2. City Introduces New Centralized Dispatch Contract for Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Taxicabs
  3. Community Garden To Be Developed Using City-Owned Vacant Land
  4. Vacant Former Library To Be Used As Office Space By Non-Profit Organization In Innovative Use of City Land
  5. Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces the Nomination of Jodi Block to the Chicago Public Library Board
  6. 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 Passes Mayor Emanuel's Proposed Changes to Parking Meter Deal to Provide Needed Relief on Sundays, $1 Billion in Reduced Parking Meter Charges and Convenient Pay-By-Cell Option
  2. City Council  Approves Plan Allowing CHA and CDPH to Help Prevent Substance Abuse Among Chicago Youth
  3. City Council Approves New Bike Safety Initiatives To Reduce Crashes and Injuries
  4. New Round of Financing Approved for TaxSmart Mortgage Program
  5. City Council Approves Proposal To Increase Night Games at Wrigley Field
  6. City Council Approves Additional Mobile Food Vehicle Stand Locations
  7. Various Community and Land Development Measures Approved by City Council