CITY CLERK NEWS

June 5, 2012
"I fully support Alderman Debra Silverstein’s goal of ensuring the safety of Chicago’s children,” said City Clerk Susana Mendoza. "A recent University of Minnesota study showed that regular use of indoor tanning beds... Read more
May 25, 2012
hicago has a new top dog and her name is Wilma! The chocolate lab owned by Gregg and Erin Syzmanski won City Clerk Susana Mendoza’s first-ever Dog of Distinction promotion. According to the Syzmanskis, Wilma enjoys... Read more
May 16, 2012
City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza begins her second tour of all 50 Chicago wards today, exactly one year after taking office as the first female City Clerk. The year has been marked with significant progress in the City... Read more
May 16, 2012
Clerk Mendoza and Aldermen Partner to Offer Dedicated Sale Day in Each Ward. Once again City Clerk Susana Mendoza and each Alderman have teamed up to give Chicago motorists the chance to purchase their city vehicle... Read more
May 10, 2012
City Clerk Susana Mendoza’s first-ever “Dog of Distinction” promotion this spring helped increase Dog Registration by 122 percent compared to the same time last year. In May 2011, the City had nearly 17,000 active dog... Read more
May 3, 2012
After hearing testimony today from City Clerk Susana Mendoza, the City Council Committee on Licensing and Consumer Protection voted to eliminate the $1 additional fee to purchase City Dog Registration online. Clerk... Read more
May 1, 2012
Less than a year since taking office, City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza has dramatically changed the City Vehicle Sticker purchase process, starting with launching sales one month earlier than last year. The 2012 – 2013... Read more
April 17, 2012
Sticker Unveiled at Press Conference Uses Technology to Provide Interactive Experience and Dramatic Cost-Saving Improvements to Purchasing Process. Less than a year since taking office, City Clerk Susana A. Mendoza is... Read more
March 23, 2012
City Clerk Mendoza’s Dog of Distinction Campaign Helps Double Registration Numbers in First Quarter. Chicago dog owners are trying to avoid the bite of a fine up to $200 for not registering their dog with the city.... Read more
February 11, 2012
“Recent events have unfortunately taken attention away from the goal of the long-standing city vehicle sticker design contest, which was to encourage students to express themselves and the values we all share as... Read more
February 8, 2012
Over the last two days, I learned from the media that certain characteristics of the intended city vehicle sticker design potentially bore a likeness to the insignia of a particular Chicago street gang. I then... Read more
February 8, 2012
Upon further review and consultation with Chicago gang experts, City Clerk Susana Mendoza has decided to change the 2012 – 2013 city vehicle sticker design. “In a design meant to honor the city’s first responders, I am... Read more
January 18, 2012
Resolution Calls on Council to Review Ordinances Regulating Animals Following Recent Vicious Dog Attacks. Following a string of high-profile vicious attacks by dogs, Alderman Robert Fioretti, 2nd Ward, and City Clerk... Read more
January 18, 2012
Legislation Co-Sponsored by City Clerk Mendoza, Aldermen Cullerton, and Alderman Balcer Would Also Waive City Vehicle Sticker Late Fee for Deployed Military. Under legislation introduced today by Chicago City Clerk... Read more
January 4, 2012
City Clerk Mendoza’s Office Launches Dog Registration Campaign In Advance of City Enforcement Push. Chicago dog owners want to avoid being in the dog house come this spring when Chicago Animal Care and Control begins a... Read more