On this week’s episode of Chicago Stories, Mayor Emanuel sat down with Chicago food critic Steve Dolinsky to talk about his epic journey to over 100 different pizza spots across the Chicago-area, sharing his biggest discoveries, best-kept secrets, and everything else along the way.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP) Commissioner Rosa Escareno today announced new efforts to support small businesses and improve the quality of life of residents.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced the Large Lots land sale program will open the first week of December, making approximately 4,000 vacant, City-owned lots on the South, Southwest and West sides available for residents to purchase for $1.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) Commissioner Dr. Julie Morita today announced a $1.4 million investment in the 2019 budget to strengthen bridges between residents and critical mental health services within their communities.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Corporation Counsel Ed Siskel today announced that the City of Chicago filed a lawsuit to block the latest attempt by Attorney General Sessions and the Trump Justice Department to impose new and unlawful conditions on the 2018 Edward Byrne Justice Assistance Grant, in blatant disregard for several federal court rulings invalidating the same or similar conditions.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Commission on Human Relations Chair and Commissioner Mona Noriega announced the latest recognition of the City’s efforts to ensure inclusion and protections for Chicago’s LGBTQ community with Chicago receiving a 100-point rating in the Human Rights Campaign’s annual Municipal Equality Index.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and David Whitaker, President & CEO of Choose Chicago, today announced that for the second consecutive year, Conde Nast Traveler’s readers have voted Chicago as the best big city in the U.S.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel was joined today by U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, US Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth, US Representatives Dan Lipinski and Bobby Rush and other government and rail industry partners at ceremonial groundbreaking for a $474 million freight and passenger rail improvement project in the Auburn Gresham, West Chatham and Englewood neighborhoods.
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.