Naming of Lehman Banker to Chair Chicago Transit Raises Questions
- 'L' Capitan. Patton, Zach // Governing;Jul2010, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p20
The article profiles Richard Rodriguez, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) in Illinois. A native Chicagoan, Rodriguez has experienced holding several government positions in different municipal agencies, including the supervision of a...
- Siebert Brandford Shank Adds Brown as Head of Chicago Office. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;6/25/2009, Vol. 368 Issue 33138, p7
The announces the appointment of the public finance banker Carole L. Brown at Siebert Brandford Shank & Co. as head of the Chicago, Illinois office of the firm and as senior managing director.
- CTA right to backtrack; more disclosure needed. Crain, Rance; Blake, David; Crown, Judith // Crain's Chicago Business;9/8/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 36, p8
The Chicago Transit Authority has done the right thing by shelving its controversial plan to sweeten the pensions of senior agency executives, at least four board members and President Frank Kruesi. The CTA argued later that the plan was meant to help plug a looming budget gap by providing...
- Tracking CTA performance tops chief of staff's list. Glenn, Brandon // Crain's Chicago Business;6/25/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 26, p6
The article profiles Lydia Murray, the 36-year-old chief of staff of Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) President Ron Huberman since May 2007 in Illinois. She holds a bachelor's degree in urban studies and political science and a master's degree in public affairs. Her experiences include being a...
- Gravy train. Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;7/11/2005, Vol. 28 Issue 28, p2
This article reports that an executive who recently accepted a top Illinois state job was shocked to find that he'd be making less-much less-than at his old, smaller post at the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA). It's a tale that Illinois Auditor General William Holland ought to take to heart as...
- WHO'S WHO IN CHICAGO BUSINESS. // Crain's Chicago Business;9/7/2015, Vol. 38 Issue 36, p0036
The article profiles several notable government executives in Chicago, Illinois. They include Carole L. Brown, chief financial officer City of Chicago, Edward M. Burke, 14th Ward alderman and chairman of the Committee on Finance City of Chicago, and Kirk W. Dillard, chairman of the Regional...
- To el in a handbasket. Strahler, Steven R. // Crain's Chicago Business;5/2/94, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p19
Discusses the management of the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA). Maintenance costs higher than projected increase in fare revenue; Investment on technical and structural innovations to spur CTA use; Exposure of CTA to public pressure; Goal of the fare-collection equipment.
- Why do we need a robust CTA? Entire region's health depends... Finch, G.A. // Crain's Chicago Business;12/16/96, Vol. 19 Issue 51, p11
Editorial. Comments on the Chicago Transit Authority's viability (CTA). Contribution of the CTA to the economy of Illinois; Need for the CTA to restructure its operations; Comparison of the CTA to the transits of Tokyo, Moscow, and Paris.
- Chicago Transit Authority. Littman, Margaret // Crain's Chicago Business;08/25/97, Vol. 20 Issue 34, p54
Focuses on the plans by the leaders of Schaumburg in approaching the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) with plans to extend CTA Blue Line from its current terminus at O'Hare International Airport to Woodfield Shopping Center.