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

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

My prayers are with the family and loved ones of Laquan McDonald. His shameful death is one of the many reasons our community often questions our faith and comfort in… Read More

Celebrate a Month of Service with the Treasurer’s Office

Celebrate a Month of Service with the Treasurer’s Office

This November, the Chicago City Treasurer’s Office is celebrating a month of service and focusing on giving back to Chicago and its residents. Here’s how you can help: Check out… Read More

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Announces Chicago’s Third Quarterly Earnings Call

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Announces Chicago’s Third Quarterly Earnings Call

Will Discuss Impact of 2016 Budget on Chicago’s Communities; Invites Public to Join Call and Live Webcast Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 12 p.m. Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers will lead… Read More

Calling All Small Business Owners!

Calling All Small Business Owners!

  Attention small business owners! You are invited to participate in a survey to better understand the needs and expectations of small businesses in the Chicago area. This study is… Read More

Treasurer Summers Proposes Office Transformation to Decrease Reliance on Taxpayer Dollars

Treasurer Summers Proposes Office Transformation to Decrease Reliance on Taxpayer Dollars

Projects $77.6 Million in Total Revenue for 2016, Increase of Nearly $30 Million from 2015 A copy of the Treasurer’s testimony can be found here.. Before the Chicago City Council’s… Read More

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Announces Investment Policy Changes to Improve Quality of the City’s Portfolio

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Announces Investment Policy Changes to Improve Quality of the City’s Portfolio

Changes Approved by City Council Have Potential to Help Earn an Additional $10.1 Million in Income Next Year; Implements City’s First-Ever Minimum Credit Quality Rating Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers… Read More

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on the Passing of State Representative Esther Golar

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on the Passing of State Representative Esther Golar

Esther Golar was a true public servant who always had the best interest of the people of Chicago at heart. She lent her courageous voice to fight for those who… Read More

RELEASE: Mayor Emanuel and Chicago Infrastructure Trust Announce Plans to Modernize City Lighting

RELEASE: Mayor Emanuel and Chicago Infrastructure Trust Announce Plans to Modernize City Lighting

Project Seeks to Revamp City Street Lighting Fixtures and Infrastructure and Chicago Park District Pathway Lighting Without Additional Taxpayer Funds Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Infrastructure Trust (CIT) today… Read More

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Announces First Steps in Plan to Save Pension Funds $25-$50 Million a Year

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Announces First Steps in Plan to Save Pension Funds $25-$50 Million a Year

Treasurer’s Office to Launch Clearinghouse for Funds to Share Fee Prices and Help Eliminate Overcharging Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today announced that more than half of the City’s 11… Read More

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Names Kristi Lafleur and Miriam Martinez to Senior Leadership Roles

RELEASE: Treasurer Summers Names Kristi Lafleur and Miriam Martinez to Senior Leadership Roles

On Eve of Women’s Equality Day, Highlights Women in Finance for Key Positions in Treasurer’s Office   Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today announced two additions to his senior leadership team,… Read More