Illinois appellate judges rule against a lawsuit challenging the the parking meter privatization agreement.
A lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the parking meter privatization goes before the Illinois Appellate Court.
How Mayor Emanuel locked the parking meter deal in place.
A Cook County judge rules against a challenge to the parking meter deal
As Mayor Emanuel blasts the parking meter deal, city lawyers fight to keep it in place
For decades now, most of Chicago’s political independents have emerged from Hyde Park and Kenwood.
As the city and state battle with a public interest group over the legality of the parking meter deal, Clint Krislov, the lawyer at the center of it, rips arguments in favor of privatizing public assets.
When he’s not suing the city and state over Chicago’s parking meter lease deal, Clint Krislov is running for state comptroller.
A lawsuit against the city and state over the parking meter lease agreement is moving forward, which puts the office of Illinois attorney general Lisa Madigan in an interesting spot, since it’s still conducting its own investigation of the deal.
The Reader-inspired lawsuit about the parking meter deal, filed by the IVI-IPO in August, has sufficiently reasonable grounds to be filed, saith Judge Richard Billik.
Previously redacted documents from meetings about the deal have been delivered in all their glory.
It gets heated around the 11-minute mark.
And credits the Reader for leading the way in looking into the deal.
The IVI-IPO will hold a forum to teach the people about the evils of the great property tax scam known as Tax Increment Financing. Ever hear of it?