June 5, 2013

Statement from Mayor Rahm Emanuel on the City Council's Approval of an Important Ordinance to Protect Chicago Renters

Mayor's Press Office    312.744.3334

“I applaud the members of the City Council for their vote today to pass an important ordinance that will protect Chicago renters in the event of foreclosures and ensure that communities are not ravaged by more vacant buildings. This law is another important tool to ensure that all members parts of our city – residents, community organizations, banks, and government – work together closely for the benefit of our communities.”