Mayor Rahm Emanuel presented the proposed 2013 budget to the City Council, an $8.3 billion budget that balances the City’s finances without introducing new taxes, fines or fees, and completely eliminates the employee head tax by the end of 2013, earlier than promised. This year, Mayor Emanuel is not scheduling any public hearing regarding the 2013 Budget.

However, The Progressive Caucus of the Chicago City Council will host 3 community meetings to discuss the 2013 proposed city budget at:

  1. Copernicus Center (5216 West Lawrence Ave), Monday, October 15, 2012
  2. Wells HS (936 North Ashland), Wednesday, October 24, 2012
  3. South Shore International HS (1955 East 75th Street) Tuesday, October 30, 2012

All meetings begin at 6pm. All are welcome. Agenda TBA

Ald. Bob Fioretti (2)
Ald. Roderick Sawyer (6)
Ald. Toni Foulkes (15)
Ald. Rick Munoz (22)
Ald. Scott Waguespack (32)
Ald. Nicholas Sposato (36)
Ald. John Arena (45)

Links

Department of Budget Management Website

Press Release - Mayor Emanuel Presents 2013 Budget To City Council