Press Release
September 11, 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 Rahm Emanuel Proposes Recovery of Biogas for Use by Composting Facilities
  2. Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Appointments to City of Chicago Boards and Commissions
  3. Mayor Rahm Emanuel Proposes Renaming of Stony Island Avenue to Reverend Bishop Brazier Avenue
  4. Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Proposed Vacant Buildings Amendment to Streamline Process Used to Secure Vacant Buildings
  5. Mayor Rahm Emanuel Joins City Council to Honor Alderman Mell's Four Decades of Service
  6. Mayor Rahm Emanuel Appoints Martin J. Oberman as the City's Representative to the Metra Board of Directors
  7. Various Community and Land Development Measures Proposed 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 Energy Use of Benchmarking Ordinance to Accelerate Efficiency and Unlock Real Estate Value 
  2. City Council Approves Expansion of Fiber Optic Cables as Part of Broadband Initiative
  3. City Council Approves Public Safety Zone Ordinance to Protect Students Using Public Transit from Gun Violence
  4. City Council Approves Tougher Penalties for Littering
  5. Various Community and Land Development Measures Approved by City Council
  6. City Council Approves Mayoral Appointments to City of Chicago Boards