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Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Applications Are Now Open For ThinkChicago:Chicago Ideas Week 2014

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that ThinkChicago: Chicago Ideas Week 2014 is now accepting applications. ThinkChicago: Chicago Ideas Week is the fourth annual installment…

Mayor Emanuel Announces City Plan to Plant 800 Additional Trees In Neighborhoods Across Chicago In 2014

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that the City will plant 800 trees more than was originally anticipated this year in neighborhoods across Chicago through…

Roof and Porch Repair Program New Start Time and Date

Roof and Porch Repair Program New Start Time and Date

Two programs are available to assist with emergency home repairs. The Roof and Porch Repair Program and the Emergency Heating Repair Program help…

Mayor Emanuel Announces Additional Airport Noise Monitors Near O’Hare International Airport

Mayor’s Press Office    312.744.3334 Download this Press Release Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) will work with…

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Doubles Size of Low Income Coupon Program at Chicago Farmers’ Markets

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today the Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS) will fund the Double Value Coupon Program (DVCP) at Farmers’…

City of Chicago Begins Second Year of Emerald Ash Borer Inoculations

Mayor Emanuel announced today that the Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation is beginning the second year in a multi-year plan to inoculate…

Mayor Emanuel Announces More Than 20,000 Drivers Have Downloaded ParkChicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced that more than 20,000 drivers have downloaded ParkChicago, the City’s new pay-by-cell parking application, and rollout of the…

Minimum Wage Working Group Announces Location of First Public Hearing and Launches Online Forum for Public Comment

Mayoral Task Force Sets Public Hearings and Launches New Website to Give All Residents a Voice in the Process of Developing a Balanced…

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Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that ThinkChicago: Chicago Ideas Week 2014 is now accepting applications. ThinkChicago: Chicago Ideas Week is the fourth annual installment of the successful program launched…

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Farmers Markets in Full Swing

Our neighborhood Farmers Markets have begun! Stop by the one of many markets in our area for all your fresh fruit, veggies and more. Andersonville Farmers Market Every Wednesday…

Acceptable Blue Cart Recycling Materials

The city would like residents to be aware of what is acceptable to throw away in blue recycling carts. Below is a list of acceptable as well as…

Chicago Sustainable Backyards Program

The City of Chicago’s Chicago Sustainable Backyards Program is offering rebates of up to 50% toward your trees, shrubs, native plants, compost bins, and rain barrels: Purchase a qualifying tree,…

40th Ward Traffic Circle Beautification

While neighborhood traffic circles have proven to be quite successful in making residential streets safer for drivers, pedestrians and bicyclists, the foliage that was originally planted can at…

Green Tech U Seminars & Events

Schedule of Seminars & Events The Chicago Center for Green Technology’s Green Tech U Program has been developed in response to the increasing demand for educational opportunities regarding…

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Chicago Fire Department Now Hiring

Chicago Fire Department Now Hiring

The Chicago Fire Department is now accepting online applications for firefighter-EMT positions through September 16, 2014.  Applicants will be required to take a written test on December…

I.B. E. W. Local 134 and the Electrical Contractors’ Apprenticeship opportunities

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Property Fraud Alert

Property Fraud Alert

Did you know that property and recording fraud is one of the fastest growing white collar…

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Life Enrichment Programs for Chicagoans 60 Years and Better

Life Enrichment Programs for Chicagoans 60 Years and Better

The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services Senior Services Area Agency on Aging presents their Summer…

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Free Museum Days in Chicago

Free Museum Days in Chicago

Chicago has amazing museums with unbelievable artifacts including a 67 million year old T. rex, moon…

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