Some aldermen pass on free Sunday par...

Some aldermen pass on free Sunday parking

There are 4 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from May 29, 2013, titled Some aldermen pass on free Sunday parking. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Some aldermen are saying "no thanks" to Mayor Rahm Emanuel's offer of free Sunday parking when it comes to their commercial districts for fear it would hurt businesses that rely on street parking for their customers.

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“Hillary, thirty years of lying”

Since: Nov 08

Paris

#1 May 29, 2013
Heaven forbid a Chicago politician thinking of the people. What's the world coming to.
Eleanor

Vernon Hills, IL

#2 May 29, 2013
Paying for parking in the city encourages people to do their shopping out in the suburbs where free parking is available.

<plus NO Chicago 1.25% CITY SALES TAX>
Gary

Bellingham, WA

#3 May 29, 2013
Earth shaking news.
Thanks to the morons at Topix for daring to print it.
We need more huge stories like it.
Sterkfontein Swartkrans

Furlong, PA

#4 May 29, 2013
Free parking would hurt the predatory towing companies that infect chicago! I'll bet they make some heavy political contributions.

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