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Council committee OKs digital billboards
Dec. 4, 2012
After more than four hours of questioning, a group of Chicago aldermen have signed off on Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plan to build a network of digital billboards.
Electric vehicle company to open local plant
Nov. 28, 2012
Smith Electric Vehicles will open its third American factory in Chicago.
City Hall wants diesel drivers to go electric
Nov. 27, 2012
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants to make a deal with diesel truck owners in the Chicagoland area.
Photographers give Illinois prisoners a glimpse of the outside world
Nov. 16, 2012
A local advocacy group has enlisted volunteer photographers to fill photo requests of inmates in Tamms supermax prison.
Quinn, Emanuel make laundry lists for Springfield
Nov. 13, 2012
Among their list items: licenses for undocumented immigrants, gun control and gay marriage
New taxes on guns, gambling, cigarettes
Nov. 9, 2012
Cook County commissioners passed the 2013 budget Friday, which means higher taxes on guns, gambling and cigarettes are on the way to Cook County.
Emanuel makes final push for Obama
Nov. 5, 2012
Emanuel has been stumping for President Barack Obama in swing states like Ohio and Florida, but this morning the mayor spoke again to the local press corps.
38th ward to vote on truck parking
Nov. 2, 2012
Residents in Chicago’s 38th ward will be voting this election on whether or not to allow pickup trucks and vans to park on residential streets. It's one of two wards in the city that still have these restrictions.
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