The City provides consumers with information about their rights and helps in protecting them from fraud and deceptive practices such as mortgage fraud or home repair fraud; provides consumers with information about recalled merchandise and ensures that recalled products are removed from store shelves; and promotes consumer awareness by hosting and attending educational forums throughout the year.
The City helps consumers when they have been victims of fraud and helps to resolve complaints against businesses through mediation. If mediation is unsuccessful, charges may be brought to obtain consumer restitution or fines.
|Apr 03,2017||Creation of Task Force on Employment and Economic Opportunity for People with Disabilities|
|Aug 22,2016||Indoor Service Animal Pet Relief Area at Midway International Airport|
|Jul 21,2016||City of Chicago Awards Taxicab Driver With Free Taxicab Medallion For Exemplary Service To The Disability Community|
|Apr 27,2016||Financial Incentives to Increase Number of Wheelchair-Accessible Taxicabs|
|Feb 23,2016||City of Chicago Announces Open Doors Organization To Provide Centralized Taxicab Dispatch Service for Wheelchair-Accessible Vehicles|