Thursday, October 13, 2011

Document for review:

Mayor CPD Proposed REMaps 101211


Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Whereas, Tax increment financing (TIF) is a tool intended by state law to encourage economic development by providing public support to encourage investment in targeted areas that meet certain conditions of blight, decay or underperformance; and

Whereas, Tax increment financing is not an end in itself,Continue...



Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Chicago police detectives are warning Northwest Side residents of a trio of robbers targeting people in garages and alleys.

The three men have committed at least seven robberies since Friday in the late afternoon and evening, according to a community alert issued by Grand Central AreaContinue...



Thursday, July 28, 2011

32nd Ward Press Release – O’Hare T5 Bid
Comparison of O’Hare Terminal 5 Concession Responses (Including Per Passenger Data)
T5 Lease Approved

32 Ward Alderman Scott Waguespack cautioned fellow aldermen not to “sell the city short” and approve the concession contracts for O’Hare Airport saying “the contract biddingContinue...



Tuesday, March 15, 2011

City of Chicago Cumulative Overtime Report Year-to-Date Through December 2010

2010_Overtime City of Chicago


Thursday, March 3, 2011

There have been multiple financial crimes reported in the 18th Police District involving cash and credit card scams being perpetrated against Senior Citizens. In the first scenario, the caller, typically female, identifies herself as a representative of a legitimate financial institution where the Senior hasContinue...



Friday, February 18, 2011

On February 16, 2011, at approximately 9:30 p.m., the victim attempted to withdraw money from an ATM machine on the 2900 block of North Lincoln Ave. During this time, two skimming devices fell from the ATM machine. Officers arrived on the scene, recovered the devicesContinue...


Monday, February 14, 2011

Since voters need postmarks of Sat., Feb. 19 or earlier for returning absentee ballots, Tuesday, February 15 is the effective deadline for an absentee ballot application to be received by the Election Board.  Voters will need to mail their absentee ballots by this Saturday becauseContinue...


32nd Ward Alderman Scott Waguespack, Alderman Joe Moore (49th) and several environmental groups are urging City Council to pass the Chicago Clean Power Ordinance to protect what Waguespack calls our “environmental rights.”

The ordinance would force two of the oldest coal plants in the United StatesContinue...


Thursday, February 10, 2011

A new State of Illinois law requires that senior citizen homeowners must re-apply annually for their Senior Exemptions beginning this year.  All homeowners who qualified for either exemption for the 2009 property tax year are being mailed applications by the Cook County Assessor’s Office.  IfContinue...