Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley sponsored or facilitated numerous programs designed to make it easier for citizens to access social services.

Richard J. Daley onstage at what is probably a 911 kickoff event.

Richard J. Daley onstage at what is probably a 911 kickoff event. Chicago adopted 911 for all emergency calls in 1976. RJD_04_01_0067_0002_005