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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: 77 Proud Calendar Update

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

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Restoring Trust in Law Enforcement

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Restoring Trust in Law Enforcement

Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today released the following statement regarding Mayor Emanuel’s address on police accountability: As much as this is a disappointing time in Chicago, the opportunity for… Read More

City Treasurer Kurt Summers Addresses Disinvestment in Chicago’s Neighborhoods

City Treasurer Kurt Summers Addresses Disinvestment in Chicago’s Neighborhoods

Discusses Cost of Inequity in Justice System at City Club of Chicago on First Anniversary in Office Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today spoke to inequity in the justice system… Read More

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Release of Video Showing the Death of Laquan McDonald

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Release of Video Showing the Death of Laquan McDonald

Now is the time to show our strength and unity as one Chicago. This horrific display of violence cannot be tolerated and cannot be met with further violent actions. I… Read More