Introduction

Introduction

Introduction The City That Works View all topics for “The City That Works” > 1 of 3 I think [Richard J. Daley] made Chicago the most livable city in America. He paid attention. He stuck to his knitting. I use that word in our own business, too. He knew...
Making the City Work

Making the City Work

Making the City Work The City That Works View all topics for “The City That Works” > 1 of 12 One of his top priorities as mayor was to improve the delivery of city services to all of the neighborhoods and to all of the people of Chicago. When you look...
Building for Chicago’s People

Building for Chicago’s People

Building for Chicago's People The City That Works View all topics for “The City That Works” > 1 of 13 We want to do three things here in Chicago. We want to make Chicago an international city. We want to bring headquarters for companies in here. And we...
City Beautiful, City Cultural

City Beautiful, City Cultural

City Beautiful, City Cultural The City That Works View all topics for “The City That Works” > 1 of 11 2 of 11     The mayor was very much involved, as is his son, in beautifying the city. So he created urban beautification awards. Every year, they...
A Union Man, A Business Mayor

A Union Man, A Business Mayor

A Union Man, A Business Mayor The City That Works View all topics for “The City That Works” > 1 of 7 He was a union man. But he wasn’t a coward with the unions. I sat in meetings where he was talking with union leaders. He’d say, “No....