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Dec 6, 2013 Mayor Emanuel Announces Sustainable Chicago 2015 Action Agenda Makes Significant Progress in Year One


Jun 22, 2013 Mayor Emanuel and Choose Chicago Announce Chicago is the First Top Tier City to Earn Certification as Sustainable Destination for Meetings and Events


Jun 21, 2013 Mayor Emanuel Announces 4,000 Homes and Apartments Retrofitted Since Launch of Retrofit Chicago Residential Partnership


May 25, 2013 Mayor Emanuel Announces City of Chicago Wins Phoenix Award for Excellence in Public/Private Partnership Collaboration, Building a Sustainable Community Asset


Apr 23, 2013 Mayor Emanuel Launches Chicago Cleanweb Challenge to Drive Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Innovation


Jun 19, 2017 CDOT and Alderman Walter Burnett Announce Streetscape Modernization for Damen Avenue Corridor from Van Buren to Monroe


Apr 27, 2017 Chicago City Markets Open For The Summer Season on Thursday, May 11, at Daley Plaza and Sunday, May 14, at Maxwell Street Market


Mar 16, 2017 Chicago City Markets Provide Access to Fresh Produce, Chicago-Made Products, Rare Finds and More


Dec 30, 2016 City of Chicago Announces Annual Holiday Tree Recycling Program


Nov 30, 2016 Chicago's Winter Overnight Parking Ban Goes Into Effect December 1


Nov 25, 2016 City's Blue Cart Recycling Program Gets Greener With New Initiatives Aimed At Increasing Participation And Decreasing Contamination


Oct 7, 2016 City of Chicago Coordinates Yard Waste Pick-Up to Help Collect Fall Leaves and Debris


Sep 20, 2016 Mayor Emanuel, Department of Streets and Sanitation Announce New Dry Ice Pilot to Combat Rodents


Jul 20, 2016 City Council Amends Recycling Ordinance to Reflect Current Industry Standards


Jul 7, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Tree Trimming Backlog Reduced By 80 Percent, On Track To Eliminate By Year’s End


Apr 13, 2016 City to Redirect 10 New Crews to Help Tackle Rodents in Chicago


Dec 16, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces Local Universities Planning $2.5 Billion In Campus Improvements


Dec 10, 2015 Chicago Unveils New Educational Website Designed to Help Make Recycling Easy


Nov 16, 2015 City Of Chicago Asks Residents to Go Bagless When Recycling In Blue Carts


Oct 19, 2015 Department Of Streets and Sanitation To Coordinate Bagged Leaf Collection This Fall


Jul 24, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces 311 Enhancements To Boost Services For Veterans


Jul 16, 2015 Department of Procurement Services Hosts Financial Symposium


Mar 20, 2015 Mayor Emanuel Starts Street Sweeping Early To Clean Up Chicago's Neighborhoods From Winter Debris


May 1, 2014 The long winter comes to an end and Chicago Farmers Markets begin with an official opening at Daley Plaza on May 15


Oct 21, 2013 Mayor Emanuel Announces Recycling Expansion Complete as Final Phase Reaches the Last 72,000 Households