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Encyclopedia > Chicago City Council
Chicago City Hall, adjacent to the Richard J. Daley Center, houses the chambers of the Chicago City Council.
Chicago City Hall, adjacent to the Richard J. Daley Center, houses the chambers of the Chicago City Council.

The Chicago City Council is the legislative branch of the government of the City of Chicago in Illinois. It consists of fifty aldermen elected from fifty wards to serve four-year terms. The Chicago City Council is gaveled into session regularly (usually monthly) to consider ordinances, orders, and resolutions whose subject matter includes traffic code changes, utilities, taxes, and many other issues. The presiding officer of the Chicago City Council is the Mayor of Chicago. The secretary is the City Clerk of Chicago. Both positions are popularly elected offices. The Municipal Flag of Chicago External links [Municipal Code of Chicago (sections pertaining to Municipal Flag)] File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... This work is copyrighted. ... This work is copyrighted. ... ... State nickname: Land of Lincoln, The Prairie State Official languages English Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Governor Rod Blagojevich (D) Senators Richard Durbin (D) Barack Obama (D) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 25th 149,998 km² 4. ... An alderman is a member of a municipal legislative body in a town or city with many jurisdictions. ... Mayors of Chicago, Illinois, Current or Previous The mayoral term in Chicago was two years from 1837 through 1907, at which time it was lengthened to four years. ...


The Chicago City Council chambers are located in Chicago City Hall, adjacent to the Richard J. Daley Center. Also located in the building are the offices of the individual aldermen and staff. Chicago City Hall, adjacent to the Richard J. Daley Center, is the official seat of government of the City of Chicago. ... Richard J. Daley Center is Chicagos premier civic center and features a massive sculpture by Pablo Picasso. ...


Chicago aldermen

The list below includes the aldermen of Chicago in order by ward. The list is current as of December 2005. 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

  1. Manuel Flores
  2. Madeline Haithcock
  3. Dorothy Tillman
  4. Toni Preckwinkle
  5. Leslie Hairston
  6. Freddrenna Lyle
  7. William Beavers
  8. Todd Stroger
  9. Anthony Beale
  10. John Pope
  11. James Balcer
  12. George Cardenas
  13. Frank Olivo
  14. Ed Burke
  15. Theodore Thomas
  16. Shirley Coleman
  17. Latasha Thomas
  18. Thomas W. Murphy
  19. Virginia Rugai
  20. Arenda Troutman
  21. Howard Brookins Jr.
  22. Ricardo Munoz
  23. Michael Zalewski
  24. Michael Chandler
  25. Daniel Solis
  26. Billy Ocasio
  27. Walter Burnett, Jr.
  28. Ed Smith
  29. Isaac Carothers
  30. Ariel Reboyras
  31. Ray Suarez
  32. Theodore Matlak
  33. Richard Mell
  34. Carrie Austin
  35. Rey Colon
  36. William Banks
  37. Emma Mitts
  38. Thomas Allen
  39. Margaret Laurino
  40. Patrick O'Connor
  41. Brian Doherty
  42. Burton Natarus
  43. Vi Daley
  44. Thomas M. Tunney
  45. Patrick Levar
  46. Helen Shiller
  47. Eugene Schulter
  48. Mary Ann Smith
  49. Joseph Moore
  50. Bernard Stone

Dorothy Tillman (born May 12, 1947) is a Chicago Alderman for the 3rd Ward. ... Virginia Rugai is the current 19th Ward Alderman in Chicago, Illinois, representing the communities of Beverly, Morgan Park, Mt. ... Chicago City Hall, adjacent to the Richard J. Daley Center, houses the chambers of the Chicago City Council. ... Brian Doherty is a Chicago alderman representing portions of the citys northwest side. ... Vi Daley is a Chicago Alderman. ... Thomas M. Tunney is the first openly gay alderman of the Chicago Board of Aldermen. ... The list below includes the aldermen of Chicago in order by ward. ...

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Chicago City Council - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (166 words)
Chicago City Hall, adjacent to the Richard J. Daley Center, houses the chambers of the Chicago City Council.
The Chicago City Council is the legislative branch of the government of the City of Chicago in Illinois.
The secretary is the City Clerk of Chicago.
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