Rahm Emanuel Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Judge says Chicago's lead pipes cause contamination but throws out class-action lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Chicago Tribune

    City crews work on a water main project on Chicago's Northwest Side on April 2, 2018. Mayor Rahm Emanuel 's administration has fended off a lawsuit demanding the removal of lead pipes connecting homes to the public water system, but the judge who threw out the case last month acknowledged that scores of Chicagoans are drinking tap water contaminated with the brain-damaging metal.

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  2. Levels of Toxic Lead Exceed FDA Limit in 30% of Chicago Water SamplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Democracy Now

    ... service lines used throughout the city until Congress banned the practice in 1986. The office of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has said it's up to individual homeowners-not the city-to replace lead pipes bringing water to their properties. The original ...

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  3. Outstanding Emergency Operations Personnel Honored During 9-1-1...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | City of Chicago

    The City of Chicago's Office of Emergency Management and Communications today recognized National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week at its annual employee awards ceremony recognizing new 9-1-1 and 3-1-1 Operations graduates and honoring the outstanding contributions of 9-1-1 call takers, dispatchers, supervisors and other OEMC personnel including 3-1-1 non-emergency operators and aviation operators at O'Hare and Midway airports.. "On behalf of Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the City of Chicago, we are proud to applaud the extraordinary dedication of our staff in a service that is often very challenging," said OEMC Executive Director Alicia Tate-Nadeau.

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  4. Mayor Emanuel Kicks Off First City Service Blitz of the SeasonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | City of Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel today joined the Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation and the Chicago Department of Transportation in North Lawndale to kick off the City's first service blitz of the season. The blitzes allow city agencies to efficiently fulfill service requests from residents at one time and address issues like rodent abatement and tree trimming on a larger scale.

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  5. Ruling on California sanctuary cities may be good news for Chicago caseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A federal judge in California has ruled in favor of Los Angeles in its fight with the Justice Department's attempt to withhold police grants because it's a sanctuary city. Some think this is good news for Chicago which has a similar case pending.

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  6. Hotel figures show visitors are flocking to ChicagoRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office says there were 2.33 million occupied hotel rooms for the first quarter of 2018. That number represents an increase of more than 10 percent over the same period last year.

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  7. Komatsu America to Move North America Headquarters to ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Rental Equipment Register

    ... Ill.; and for the past 11 years, Rolling Meadows, Ill. Komatsu America leadership consulted with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other city officials during the early planning stages of the move. Skyjack Inc., a world leader in the Aerial Equipment ...

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  8. Chicago Water: Lead Pouring From Faucets, Analysis ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | News Max

    ... management department painted a rosier picture of Chicago's water in a statement, per the Tribune. "Since Mayor Rahm Emanuel took office, he has made it a priority to improve Chicago's overall water quality and infrastructure," the department said. ...

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  9. Teacher Strikes Are About a Lot More Than PaychecksRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | Counterpunch

    ... are taking notes from Chicago. In 2012, when teachers there launched their first strike since 1987, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said it was a "strike by choice" that Chicago's kids didn't deserve. Teachers countered that the real choices harming the city's ...

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  10. Teacher Strikes are About Far More than Fair PayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | IPS

    ... a few years ago. When Chicago teachers stopped work in protest in 2012 - their first strike since 1987 - Mayor Rahm Emanuel said it was a "strike by choice" that Chicago's kids didn't deserve. But, as the Chicago Teachers Union made clear, the real ...

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  11. State Of The City Of Portland Address At PCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | KXL-AM Portland

    ... is a global leader on many issues, among them is combatting climate change I was recently in Chicago with Rahm Emanuel, Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, the Mayors of Vancouver, BC, Montreal, and the late Mayor Ed Lee of San Francisco. Together we ...

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  12. Mayor Emanuel and Choose Chicago Announce Record Tourism in First Quarter of 2018Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 12 | City of Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and David Whitaker, President & CEO of Choose Chicago, today announced Chicago reached record tourism levels in the first quarter of 2018. The results build on Chicago's record performance of 55.2 million visitors in 2017 and reflect a the city's growing strength in attracting more leisure visitors and convention delegates.

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  13. City poised to pay $2.3 million in police shooting lawsuit settled...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Law Department nine times for failing to turn over potential evidence in police misconduct cases since Mayor Rahm Emanuel took office in 2011, forcing the city to pay more than $1.1 million in court-imposed fines. Eight of those cases have resulted ...

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  14. Wilson says donation aims 'to turn up heat' on EmanuelRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 5 | Daily Herald

    He has invited fellow mayoral challengers Garry McCarthy and Paul Vallas to his downtown penthouse to talk about going easy on each other, attacking Rahm Emanuel and uniting behind whoever forces the mayor into a runoff. Yet millionaire businessman Willie Wilson on Wednesday did Emanuel a gigantic favor by making a $100,000 contribution to his own campaign -- a donation that lifts the caps on campaign contributions for all candidates in Chicago's crowded 2019 race for mayor.

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  15. Coalition Calls for Adding Transit Lanes to Lake Shore Drive Without Widening ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | Streets Blog Chicago

    ... of civic and business organizations wrote an open letter to the project team, Governor Bruce Rauner, and Mayor Rahm Emanuel proposing a more sensible plan: converting two of the eight existing mixed-traffic lanes to transit lanes. The coalition ...

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  16. Chicago violence: 7 killed in one neighborhood in 12 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | News Herald

    Chicago violence: 7 killed in one neighborhood in 12 hours Victims include four men killed in gang-retaliation attack at restaurant, police said. Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: https://usat.ly/2nHKcFh Georgia Jackson, 72, is overcome with emotion upon learning that her two grandsons, Raheem, 19, and Dillon Jackson, 20, were found fatally shot in the South Shore neighborhood in Chicago on Thursday, March 30, 2017.

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  17. Progressives Have a Game Plan for Replacing the Chicago MachineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | In These Times

    ... the heirs apparent to the old Chicago machine. An uneasy alliance has formed between big-money Democrats like Rahm Emanuel and decades-old, ward-based political organizations. But on March 20, a rising progressive political force delivered big blows ...

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  18. Rahm Emanuel, challengers won't have fundraising limits in 2019 mayoral electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | Chicago Tribune

    ... much individual donors can give in Chicago's 2019 mayoral election. (Zbigniew Bzdak / Chicago Tribune) Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the growing field challenging him in the February 2019 election will be able to raise unlimited amounts of money after one ...

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  19. Here we go againRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 4 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Fran Spielman He has invited fellow mayoral challengers Garry McCarthy and Paul Vallas to his downtown penthouse to talk about going easy on each other, attacking Rahm Emanuel and uniting behind whomever forces the mayor into a runoff. Yet millionaire businessman Willie Wilson on Wednesday did Emanuel a gigantic favor by making a $100,000 contribution to his own campaign - a donation that lifts the caps on campaign contributions for all candidates in Chicago's crowded 2019 race for mayor.

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  20. CPS' abject privatization failureRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 4 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... their dirty classrooms. The extra duties are the result of a $340 million privatization boondoggle from Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Among other things, it's resulted in the Chicago Public Schools firing hundreds of janitors. Chicago principals, teachers and ...

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