CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants to expand a state law that prevents employers from asking job seekers about their criminal records before offering them an interview.
GARY | The City Council was promoting wellness earlier this week in several ordinances.
GLENWOOD | The Village Board on Tuesday agreed to have the village attorney draft an ordinance limiting boarded-up structures in the village.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | An ordinance that regulates donation drop boxes was approved at a recent City Council meeting.
MERRILLVILLE | The Town Council approved several ordinances on first reading this week, including one that looks to address a disproportionate allocation of multifamily housing in the town's seven wards.
MERRILLVILLE | The Town Council might begin considering stricter fireworks regulations after a resident expressed concerns about excessive fireworks use in the Lincoln Gardens subdivision.
LANSING | Village officials discussed last week the effectiveness of local ordinances meant to regulate loud music.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | The assorted city ordinances that comprise local law are written in legalese that isn't always clear or comprehensible.
HAMMOND | The City Council will consider an ordinance regulating door-to-door salesmen, offering a buyout package for retirement-eligible city employees and allowing guns in all city buildings except City Hall when it meets tonight.
PORTAGE | The City Council Ordinance Committee approved a draft ordinance this week that seeks to curb panhandlers from soliciting money at intersections in the city.
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