2013 News Archive

November 18, 2013
Chicago City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza formally introduced on Monday a new sales system for the residential permit parking program with the goal of saving City residents as many as 30,000 annual in-person visits to sales locations. Under the new permit program, records from the Office of... Read more
November 14, 2013
Chicago City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza will join national and local leaders from the open government movement on Thursday evening to discuss her role in maintaining the City of Chicago Municipal Code and her vision for an open and accessible Office of the City Clerk. OpenGovChicago hosts monthly... Read more
November 5, 2013
“Marriage equality was an issue that was very near and dear to me when I served in the General Assembly for 11 years and, at long last, gays and lesbians in Illinois are guaranteed the right to marry the person they love.” “Today I truly missed being a part of the Illinois House and it’s at times... Read more
October 24, 2013
It is with great honor that I come before the members of Chicago’s City Council to present the 2014 budget request for the Office of the City Clerk. Thank you to Budget Chairman Austin and the Office of The Honorable Mayor Rahm Emanuel for hosting these budget hearings and for giving me an... Read more
October 23, 2013
In response to today’s 2014 Budget Address from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza issued the following statement: “Mayor Rahm Emanuel has put together a balanced City budget without across the board property or sales tax increases that hurt Chicago’s working families... Read more
September 12, 2013
Chicago City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza and Illinois State Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka announced today the start of a new partnership to promote healthy eating and fight childhood obesity. The Culinary Kids Healthy Nutrition & Activity Guide is the first offering from the new Culinary Kids... Read more
September 6, 2013
Chicago Bears, Blackhawks, Fire & Sky sign on to back citywide program  What: On Thursday, Sept. 12, Chicago City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza & Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinkapartner with some of Chicago’s greatest sports teams to release a cook book and activity guide... Read more
July 15, 2013
Chicago City Vehicle Sticker grace period ends July 15, ticketing begins July 16  Today is the final day to purchase a 2013-2014 Chicago City Vehicle Sticker without incurring a late fee of $60. The fines for motorists can get much worse from there: Tickets for failing to purchase a vehicle... Read more
July 14, 2013
Chicago City Vehicle Sticker grace period ends July 15, ticketing begins July 16  Tomorrow – Monday, July 15 – is the final day to purchase a 2013-2014 Chicago City Vehicle Sticker without incurring late fees and risking the possibility of additional fines. The Office of the City Clerk... Read more
July 12, 2013
Grace period ends July 15, ticketing begins July 16 There are just four days left to buy a 2013-2014 Chicago City Vehicle Sticker without paying a late fee or running the risk of a steep fine. The Office of the City Clerk recommends motorists make their purchases in-person as the... Read more
July 8, 2013
2013-2014 Chicago City Vehicle Sticker season enters its final week Today marks the start of the final week of the Chicago City Vehicle Sticker sales season and the countdown to the end of the traditional annual grace period. Chicago City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza said it’s critical that motorists... Read more
May 29, 2013
Clerk Susana A. Mendoza starts citywide tour of Ward Sales locations Chicago City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza begins today a tour of all 50 Chicago wards in (just under) 50 days with a visit to the 48th Ward and the Office of Alderman Harry Osterman. Clerk Mendoza said that Ward Sales are a critical... Read more
May 28, 2013
Learn more about how Year-Round Sales will improve customer service, processing time The City of Chicago’s City Vehicle Sticker system is in the midst of a historic change from seasonal to Year-Round Sales and City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza released today an educational video to explain the... Read more
May 22, 2013
New Chicago City Vehicle Stickers On Sale Now! CHICAGO, IL (May 22, 2013) – Chicago City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza announced today the official start of the 2013-2014 Chicago City Vehicle Sticker sales season. New Chicago City Vehicle Stickers are available for purchase at www.... Read more
May 9, 2013
he Office of Chicago City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza is preparing for the start of the 2013-2014 Chicago City Vehicle Sticker sales season. As a result, please make note of the following temporary policy changes: All online 2012-2013 Chicago City Vehicle Stickers and Daily Residential Parking Permits... Read more