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Sticker Shock

Sunday, October 30, 2011

EDITORIAL, CHICAGO TRIBUNE | LINK TO ARTICLE

Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants the owners of SUVs and minivans to pay a greater share of the cost of filling Chicago's potholes, but he can't lay his hands on the data that show bigger cars cause more damage.  Read More >>


Aldermen Turn Attention To Vehicle Sticker Fees At Budget Hearings

Thursday, October 20, 2011

CRAIG DELLIMORE, CBS CHICAGO | LINK TO ARTICLE

In a second day of city budget hearings at City Hall, aldermen turned their focus to the Emanuel administration’s proposal to increase fees for city vehicle stickers, as City Clerk Susana Mendoza urged them to go after sticker scofflaws instead.
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CBS: Pushback Begins Over Mayor’s Proposed Tax And Fee Hikes

Thursday, October 13, 2011

JAY LEVINE, CBS CHICAGO | LINK TO VIDEO

Outrage surfaced Thursday, a day after Mayor Rahm Emanuel proposed charging a “congestion premium” at parking garages, hiking vehicle sticker fees for many motorists and raising the city’s hotel tax rate. Read More >>


NBC: City Clerk to Fight Proposed City Sticker Hike

Thursday, October 13, 2011

LISA BALDE, NBC WARD ROOM | LINK TO ARTICLE

The woman who swore in Rahm Emanuel is swearing at part of the mayor's first budget. Read More >>


City Clerk Mendoza To Fight Mayor’s Proposed City Sticker Fee Hikes

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

PARKING TICKET GEEK, THE EXPIRED METER | LINK TO ARTICLE

Plan Increases Sticker Fee For 355,000 Vehicle Owners Read More >>


About Quinn's 'Mandate'...

Sunday, November 21, 2010

DOUG FINKE, THE STATE JOURNAL-REGISTER | LINK TO ARTICLE

There is a tradition in the General Assembly that when a current or former member passes away, a sort of memorial service is held in the chamber where the member served.
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WTTW: News Analysis - Lawmakers with Carol Marin

Monday, November 08, 2010

CAROL MARIN, WTTW | LINK TO VIDEO

Carol Marin talks to a panel of legislators on what to expect when lawmakers return to Springfield.
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