During annual address, Chicago mayor heaps praise on bonding program
- Illinois Governor and Chicago Mayor. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;11/12/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31263, p31
Reports on the efforts of Illinois Governor George Ryan and Chicago, Illinois Mayor Richard M. Daley to resolve their differences regarding their individual plans to expand Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. Points of differences in their proposals; Compromises made by Ryan and Daley in...
- The Ryan-Daley chemistry: It's changing state politics. Green, Paul M. // Crain's Chicago Business;07/05/99, Vol. 22 Issue 27, p9
Reflects on the impact of Republican Illinois Governor George Ryan's alliance with Democratic Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley on the state's political landscape. Significance of party leaders in both chambers of the General Assembly to state politics; Return of personal-style politics; Keys to...
- Saving Meigs will call for a game of hardball. Reed, Robert // Crain's Chicago Business;6/25/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 26, p8
Comments on the dispute over plans for the Meigs Field Airport involving Chicago, Illinois Mayor Richard M. Daley and groups supporting the continued operation of the airport. Daley's proposed transformation of the landing strip into a lakeside park by 2002; Efforts of business leaders to secure...
- Big expansion for McCormick Place on tap. McCormick, Brian; Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;03/26/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 13, p1
Reports that Illinois Governor George Ryan and Chicago, Illinois Mayor Richard Daley have approved plans for the expansion of McCormick Place Convention Center. Value of the planned expansion; Number of square feet that will be added to the convention site as exhibit space; Extension of three...
- Daley Digs Up Meigs. Phillips, Edward H. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;4/7/2003, Vol. 158 Issue 14, p55
The City of Chicago closed Meigs Field Mar. 31, 2003 citing security issues.In the early morning hours, heavy construction equipment with a police escort entered the airport and gouged large Xs into the runway, signifying that the facility was closed to traffic. Mayor Richard M. Daley supported...
- Still the man. Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;7/25/2005, Vol. 28 Issue 30, p2
This article reports that U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald has declared war on Chicago-style patronage. He says 30 current and former city executives tell him that the city's job and promotion apparatus has been routinely rigged to benefit political favorites. That's essentially the same charge...
- Daley's O'Hare Dealings Spark Charges of Cronyism. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;11/5/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31755, p30
Reports on the opposition of a group sponsored by two suburbs toward the awarding of O'Hare International Airport bond issues in Chicago, Illinois. Queries on the bond practices mayor Richard Daley; Allegation of impropriety; Political connections of the firm.
- Chicago's Daley Seeks $175 Million for Public Schools. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;4/15/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33300, p6
The article reports that Chicago Mayor Richard Daley seeks approval by the City Council to sell up to 175 million dollars of general obligation bonds in June 2010 to finance construction projects of public schools in the area.
- New era, old faces: Pols' landscape shifts. Merrion, Paul // Crain's Chicago Business;12/20/99, Vol. 22 Issue 51, p23
Focuses on the political scene in and around Chicago, Illinois in 1999. Spending binge by the administration of Governor George Ryan; Selection of Representative J. Dennis Hastert as Speaker of the House; Reelection of Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley.