Analyzing Chicago’s FY17 Proposed Budget
November 9, 2016 | Publication | Policy Research, Chicago Commitment

In an analysis, the Civic Federation expresses its support for the FY17 proposed budget for the City of Chicago, while also putting forth recommendations for improving the city’s financial management. The Federation lauds continued efforts to address the city’s unfunded pension liabilities and significant improvements over past financial practices, and advocates for enhanced transparency and accountability around the costs of services and city operations.