At a reception for the hundreds of incoming Star Scholars, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and City Colleges of Chicago Chancellor Juan Salgado today recognized more than 445 Star Scholar graduates who have transferred to a 4-year college or university since 2016.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC) today announced a record number of adoptions took place at the Clear the Shelters event, CACC successfully adopted 59 pets, including 26 dogs and 33 cats, to new forever homes.
On this week’s episode of “Chicago Stories” the star of Chicago’s “Hamilton” Miguel Cervantes gives Mayor Emanuel his take on the smash-hit musical, shares the story of his hard-won career, and talks about his biggest role of all as “Dad” and raising awareness for childhood epilepsy.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and World Business Chicago (WBC) today announced Chicago ranks third in the nation in the number of fast growing small businesses according to the annual Inc. 5000 list. This year saw 110 Chicago companies named to list, including two in the top 10 and 16 in the top 500.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Board of Education President Frank Clark and CPS CEO Janice K. Jackson today released the following statement after S&P upgraded the district's bond rating from B stable to B+ stable
Thanks to the city’s focus on renewing the Chicago River, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and REI Co-op today announced the relocation of its Lincoln Park store to a larger, two-story location on the banks of the Chicago River’s North Branch in early 2019 to better connect residents to the river.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel today joined Ald. Sue Sadlowski Garza (10th) and NorthPoint Development to announce a $169 million industrial complex that will strengthen Chicago’s Southeast Side position as an epicenter of transportation and logistics for the entire Midwest.
Just two days after CPS released its budget which included the first year of funding towards making pre-k universal in Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel today joined Chicago Public Schools and the Department of Family and Support Services to announce capital investments in five early education sites.