Abdullah Beyah was awarded the 2014 Lambert Tree Award at City Hall Tuesday Afternoon.
Ald. Edward Burke questioned how much public money was spent on the festival.
Protesters said Dyett students will no longer be forced to take gym as an online course.
The city has cut the response time from report to removal almost in half, from 6.75 days to 3.62.
The 17-year 11th Ward alderman and Vietnam vet said he's dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder.
Residents said they never got a clear description of whose property taxes the TIF would collect.
"We avoided an increase in the property tax," said Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
Aldermen now can stop customers from bringing liquor to some businesses.
New rules of the road for the previously unregulated Downtown industry went into effect last month.
The freight tunnel, dormant since 1955, is being used to grow several varieties of oyster mushrooms.
The ordinance from Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) increases the maximum penalty for loud bikes fivefold.
Ald. Edward Burke said he would like to limit where the drug was available to "an extreme degree."
The City Council on Wednesday instituted new restrictions on electronic cigarettes.
The victim was taken to Northwestern Hospital.
Felicia Davis is a former Chicago cop and now the mayor's choice to head up the Buildings Department.
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