Friday, November 4, 2011

Over the past two weeks the City Council conducted a series of budget hearings. As many of you know, the City is facing a deficit of $635.7 million in the 2012 budget. The prior use of one-time revenues from asset leases, such as the parkingContinue...



Monday, October 31, 2011

The Cook County Board of Review has opened Lakeview Township for property tax appeals. Lakeview Township resdients can file an appeal on-line using the following link:   

Board of Review On-Line Appeal Link

You can also fill out the following complaint form and either mail it to the BoardContinue...


Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Please see the following statements concerning the Mayor’s 2012 proposed budget.

Budget Director Final Statement

Comptroller 2012 Budget Statement

CFO 2012 Budget Statement

Office of City Treasurer 2012 Budget Statement

License Appeal Commission 2012 Budget Statement

Office of Inspector General 2012 Budget Statement

The City Council is conducting budget hearings for eachContinue...

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...