The Metropolitan Mayors Caucus is a membership organization of mayors from Northeastern Illinois’ 273 cities, towns, and villages.  The Caucus pushes past geographical boundaries and local interests to work on public policy issues, providing a forum for metropolitan Chicago’s chief elected officials to collaborate on common problems and work toward a common goal of improving the quality of life for the millions of people who call the region home.

  • Mayors Terry Kernc of Diamond and Patrick Brennan of Minooka thank ComEd President & CEO, Anne Pramaggiore, for the company’s sponsorship of the Mayors Caucus’ March 13, 2015 quarterly meeting. The meeting was held at the Union League Club of Chicago.
  • Caucus Executive Director Dave Bennett greets State Senator and Senate Majority Caucus Whip Iris Martinez at the March 13 Caucus meeting. Senator Martinez briefed the Mayors on the Senate Democrats perspective on the budget issues facing the State of Illinois. State Senator and Assistant Republican Leader Matt Murphy also attended the meeting and provided the Senate Republicans’ stance on the State’s budget problems.
  • Governor Rauner makes a point on the progress being made on efforts to fix the State’s FY 2015 budget shortfall at the March 13 Mayors Caucus quarterly meeting.
  • Waukegan Mayor Wayne Motley asks Governor Rauner a question regarding a possible economic development opportunity in his City at the March 13 Caucus meeting.
  • Oswego President Brian LeClercq welcomes U.S. Senator Richard Durbin to the March 13 Mayors Caucus meeting. Senator Durbin spoke on immigration reform and the Marketplace Fairness Act.
  • State Representative and Assistant Majority Leader Elaine Nekritz offers her insights on the State budget crisis and on the prospects of pension reform legislation at the March 13 Mayors Caucus meeting.
  • Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin discusses his thoughts on the tough budget issues facing the State of Illinois at the March 13 Mayors Caucus meeting.
  • Daniel McLaughlin, Mayors Caucus Board Chairman and Mayor of Orland Park, welcomes Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner to the March 13 Caucus meeting.
  • The Mayors Caucus was pleased that Assistant Senate Republican Leader Matt Murphy attended its March 13 to offer the Senate GOP’s perspective on State budget issues.

 

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