Chicago School Reform Board Head Quits

Shields, Yvette
May 2001
Bond Buyer;05/25/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31147, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on Chicago, Illinois, reform board of education head Gery Chico's resignation from the board. Chico's reasons for leaving the board; Chico's previous government position.


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