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Chicago Stimulus Money

City Earmarking Environmental Stimulus Cash

Chicago Public Radio | Adriene Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago will get more than $27 million in Energy Efficient Conservation Block Grants as part of the federal stimulus program....

Local Construction Projects Getting $25 Million From Stimulus

Crain's Chicago Business | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Metropolitan Chicago will receive more than $25 million in federal funding for various construction and Army Corps of Engineers projects....

Stimulus Money Will Keep Mental Health Clinics Open After All

Chi-Town Daily News | ALEX PARKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On a day of twists and turns on the fate of four city-run mental health clinics, the mayor's office announced that the centers will stay open with the...

Stimulus Money Could Keep Mental Health Centers Open

Chi-Town Daily News | ALEX PARKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Nearly $10 million of federal stimulus money is earmarked for substance abuse and mental health services in Chicago, and opponents of a plan to close ...

Daley Lays Out City's $1B Stimulus Plan: Schools, Transit, Housing, Jobs

Chicago Sun-Times | Fran Spielman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago's $1 billion cut of the federal stimulus pie will be used, in part, to rebuild 43 miles of pothole-filled arterial streets, upgrade the police...

Illinois Still Has Time To Get Stimulus Money: State

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Illinois transportation officials say they haven't missed any federal deadlines for stimulus funds. And an Illinois Department of Transportation spok...

Chicago Hasn't Applied For Stimulus Transit Money Yet, Window Closing

Chicago Tribune | Jon Hilkevitch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Illinois still has not officially submitted a list of shovel-ready road and mass transit projects to the federal government for funding under the econ...

Daley Still Withholding Stimulus Projects List

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Mayor Richard Daley says he is holding back his list of projects that could be funded by federal stimulus money because he's afraid of raising...

Stimulus Money Begins Rolling In

Chicago Public Radio | Gabriel Spitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

llinois officials expect to get the state's first chunk of federal stimulus money today. But they're unclear on how much it will be, and what it can b...

Illinois Stimulus Projects Lists Still Kept From Public

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With Illinois poised to get nearly $9 billion from the federal stimulus bill, state and city officials have been scrambling to compile wish lists of p...

Aldermen Call On Daley To Divulge Stimulus Projects List

Chicago Tribune | Dan Mihalopoulos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Almost every Chicago alderman said they support a resolution introduced Wednesday calling on Mayor Richard Daley to publicly release the list of proje...

O'Hare Expansion At Top Of Stimulus Projects List

Crain's Chicago Business | Greg Hinz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Mayor Richard M. Daley hasn't been too specific about what's on the city's economic-stimulus wish list. But during a visit to Washington on Tuesday, h...

Another Group Enters Fight To Control City's Chunk Of Federal Stimulus Money

Crain's Chicago Business | Greg Hinz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Another set of hungry folks is bellying up to Barack Obama's fiscal stimulus table. The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning is trying to take co...