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City Council Legislation

View ordinances, resolutions, orders, claims, and other legislation. Legislative records contain detailed information including sponsors, actions taken, important dates, passage/failure status, full text of the legislation, and a downloadable .pdf of the originally submitted legislative document.

City Council and Committee Meetings

Browse City Council meetings and Committee meetings. A meeting record will contain the date, time, and location of the meeting, a list of all considered legislation, the notice, the agenda and the recorded minutes. Videos of all City Council meetings between July 2011 and present are available here.

City Council Journals of the Proceedings

The Journal of the Proceedings serves as the official record of City Council meetings and reflects all legislative actions. Included in the official record is a synopsis of Mayoral and Aldermanic introductions referred to committees, committee reports, complete text of adopted legislation, roll call votes, motions and parliamentary actions, notifications of filings with and legislative publications by the City Clerk, approval of City Council Journal, and other actions taken on the Council Floor.

Illinois Compiled Statutes

View legislation passed by the Illinois General Assembly.

Find My Alderman

Find your Alderman and Ward by Address.