2016 City of Chicago Budget
On Tuesday, September 22nd, Mayor Rahm Emanuel presented his proposed 2016 Budget to the Chicago City Council. Budget hearings will begin on September 28th and last approximately two weeks. The schedule for budget hearings can be found here. There are many ways you can become involved in the upcoming budget process:
- Call the office at 773-348-9500 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with the questions you want answered at budget hearings.
- Many City Council members, including me, have asked detailed questions and sought estimates of various possible budget proposals in advance of the hearings. The Office of Budget and Management’s analysis of these items is here. If you have additional ideas, please share them. Let me know what you think.
- Follow us on Twitter as we provide live updates beginning with the first budget hearing on September 28th.