Mayor Emanuel replaces the outgoing treasurer with another executive from his friend’s investment firm.
As we should know by now, when it comes to everything from closing schools to reappointing the city’s inspector general, Mayor Rahm’s real motivations are probably not what he says they are.
While laying off teachers and city workers, Mayor Emanuel has more privatization deals on the way.
How Mayor Emanuel locked the parking meter deal in place.
The city has put a price tag on everything. But what’s the real cost?
As expected, the Chicago City Council advances the city’s latest privatization plan
The board of the city’s new infrastructure trust fund discusses its oversight role
The top three members of the financial team at City Hall all come from firms known for privatization work
The mayor has big plans for Chicago’s infrastructure. Wish we knew what they were.
During his campaign for mayor, Rahm Emanuel said he would be cautious about leading the city into privatization deals. But his pick for the city’s chief financial officer comes from a firm that specializes in privatization work.