In the aftermath of presiding over his first City Council meeting, Mayor Brandon Johnson gave himself the highest grade possible. “If you’re keeping score, I believe it was 41 alderpersons voted for it,” Johnson told reporters. “I would consider that an ‘A’ grade. I mean—I don’t know what a brother’s gotta do to get a […]
A City Council vote on Charles Green’s lawsuit settlement was postponed.
When it comes to pandemic planning, is the mayor responsive and collaborative, or dismissive and combative? It depends on whom you ask.
Does the mayor’s COVID-19 executive order put her on light footing?
Contrary to what Hillary said about Bernie, you don’t have to be liked to get stuff done.
Look for the mayor to blame the budget deficit on Rahm but not Lincoln Yards.
What’s going on in the City Council? Still hard to say!
Rahm has already chosen his replacement.
Bureaucracy has halted the installation of new bike racks since 2016, a former city consultant said.
Also, the City Council approved Emanuel’s 2018 budget with a 47-3 vote.
The brownnosing Chicago Public Schools CEO gets “dunked on” after questioning the honesty of tough-as-nails Tenth Ward alderman Susan Sadlowski Garza.
The high-traffic six-corner intersection of Damen/North/Milwaukee is ripe for an overhaul.
Also, Chicago Public Schools still could close for the summer 20 days early.
CPD hasn’t yet found the driver who struck Richard Pallardy.
Also, the head of the local Fraternal Order of Police responds to the DOJ report.