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STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on State of the State Address

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on State of the State Address

Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today released the following statement in response to Governor Bruce Rauner’s State of the State Address: “Every day the state has gone without a budget,… Read More

Q4 Earnings Call to Take Place Feb. 10, 2016

Q4 Earnings Call to Take Place Feb. 10, 2016

Mark your calendars! Treasurer Summers has announced that Chicago’s 2015 Q4 Earnings Call will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. (CST). We encourage you to attend and to… Read More

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Calls for New Legislation to Protect Small Business Owners Against Predatory Lenders

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Calls for New Legislation to Protect Small Business Owners Against Predatory Lenders

Testifies at Subject Matter Hearing of the Illinois State Senate Financial Institutions Committee Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today called for new legislation to protect small business owners from misleading… Read More

Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Governor Rauner’s Proposal Concerning Chicago Public Schools

Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Governor Rauner’s Proposal Concerning Chicago Public Schools

Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today released the following statement regarding Governor Rauner’s proposal to take over the Chicago Public Schools system: “Bankruptcy is not leadership. The Governor’s proposal is… Read More

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Honors Dr. King by Launching  “77 Proud” Initiative

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Honors Dr. King by Launching “77 Proud” Initiative

Brings Together Faith and Community Leaders to Promote Non-Violence by Providing Financial Education Resources in Chicago’s Communities CHICAGO – In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., City Treasurer Kurt… Read More

77 Proud Calendar of Events

77 Proud Calendar of Events

Click here for a downloadable PDF: Updated 77 Proud Calendar 1.21.16

City Treasurer’s Black History Month Essay Contest

City Treasurer’s Black History Month Essay Contest

Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers is proud to announce the 2016 Black History Month Essay Contest. The 9th annual scholarship contest, sponsored by the Treasurer’s Office, is open to all CPS seniors… Read More

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on President Obama’s Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on President Obama’s Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence

Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today released the following statement regarding President Obama’s executive actions to reduce gun violence: I thank President Obama for his decisive action to reduce gun… Read More

View the Treasurer’s Office 2015 Scorecard

View the Treasurer’s Office 2015 Scorecard

One year ago, Treasurer Summers launched a robust plan to transform the way we invest in Our Chicago and asked the people of our City to hold him accountable. This effort began… Read More

Treasurer Summers to Host Holiday Pop-Up Art Gallery

Treasurer Summers to Host Holiday Pop-Up Art Gallery

Local Artwork Featured and for Sale at City Hall Through December 23 Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today announced that he is hosting the first annual Holiday Pop-Up Art Gallery… Read More