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September 16, 2014

City Clerk Susana Mendoza to serve as Grand Marshal for The Puppy Mill Project – Chicago’s National Puppy Mill Awareness Day Parade

Animal welfare advocates will march down Michigan Avenue again this year to build awareness of the horrific conditions in puppy mills. Leading the annual National Puppy Mill Awareness Day Parade… Read more

City Clerk Susana Mendoza
July 22, 2014

The Year-Round Vehicle Sticker Sales era is finally here: Thank you, Chicago motorists

Thank you for helping complete our successful transition from seasonal Chicago City Vehicle Sticker sales to a new era of Year-Round Sales. This was the last summer rush and with… Read more

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July 21, 2014

The Yellow Brick Road started at the Palmer House Hilton

Chicago’s Palmer House celebrates the 75th anniversary of the “Wizard of Oz” with a special cake decorating contest featuring After School Matters students, local elected officials and culinary stars Palmer… Read more

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July 15, 2014

Penalties, ticketing waived for one additional day for vehicle sticker customers

Office of the Clerk addresses network issues at currency exchanges, third party vendors Tonight between roughly 6 and 8:30 p.m. the computer network used by currency exchanges to sell Chicago… Read more

Recent News from Chicago City Council

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June 6, 2013

Council to Consider Ordinance Raising Fines for Littering From a Vehicle

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City of Chicago
June 6, 2013

Proposed Ordinance Would Add Section to Municipal Code Regarding Stolen Cell Phones

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City of Chicago
June 6, 2013

“Keep Chicago Renting” Ordinance Receives City Council Approval

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City of Chicago
June 6, 2013

City Council Approves Amendment to Parking Meter Lease Agreement

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  • Puppy mill awareness day attracts animal advocates from across the City and suburbs to Michigan Ave., from the Chicago Tribune. Proud to be a part of this movement sweeping our nation.
  • How the Wilson Red Line stop project affects you, from DNAinfo.com Chicago ...
  • WGN TV covers our walk on Sunday with our friends from the Puppy Mill Project - Chicago, PAWS Chicago, Orphans of the Storm Animal Shelter and animal lovers who are fighting the good fight against puppy mills.
  • Mark #sustainabilityseptember w/ national experts on sustainability & the Institute of Cultural Affairs in the USA in Uptown this week. From DNAinfo.com Chicago.
  • Saying no to puppy mills with the Puppy Mill Project Chicago a few hundred of our friends this afternoon on Michigan Avenue.
  • For anyone on the fence in the suburbs regarding #puppymill pet sales, take a look at this disturbing piece of journalism. "I worked for a puppymill," from VICE.
  • The Chicago Department of Public Health hosts its first ever #PrepareChicago Twitter Chat at 11 a.m. today. Use #PrepareChicago to follow along starting in just about 40 minutes. The Twitter Chat will feature featuring CDPH Emergency Preparedness guru Dr. Suzet McKinney and it will help you learn how to protect your family, your community and yourself in an emergency.
  • Send a message to #puppymills and join us on Sunday to raise awareness of this important issue with our friends from the Puppy Mill Project - Chicago.
  • Very happy to see the Chicago Mayor's Office take the lead and schedule a summit on an issue as important as our Great Lakes.
  • Puppy mill pet sales, whether in Chicago, the suburbs or elsewhere, are flat out wrong. Click to the link learn more about Sunday's Puppy Mill Project - Chicago awareness parade,
  • I'm honored to be one of the grand marshals for this year's Puppy Mill Project - Chicago National Puppy Mill Awareness Day Parade. We hope to see all you friends of animals at noon on Sunday at 401 N. Michigan Avenue!
  • Albany Park has a brand new library! Congrats to the neighbors, patrons and Ald. Laurino. From DNAinfo.com Chicago ...
  • Any fan of art, theater or music in Chicago will love this Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events public gala tomorrow night at Millennium Park.
  • Which state yields the most out-of-state tickets in Chicago? Hint: It is one of our state's next door neighbors. Follow the link to read the full story from DNAinfo.com Chicago.
  • With this year's muddy, weekend-long Riot Fest coming to a close Sunday night, the Chicago Park District starts cleaning up Humboldt Park.
  • A new rail to trail project like the 606/Bloomingdale Trail could be coming to Chicago's Englewood neighborhood, from our friends at DNAinfo.com Chicago.
  • Closed Chicago businesses live on via Facebook.