VIDEO: Mayor Emanuel on Tech Scene in Chicago, Crime and Ventra issues

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Mayor Emanuel joined WGN Morning News to promote a new Purdue University business school opening Chicago.

We asked him about another big issue -the gradual improvement in Chicago’s crime numbers.

The mayor said his long-term policing strategies are starting to pay off.

Emanuel admitted, the problem-plagued roll-out of the CTA’s new Ventra card also needs a lot of attention.


The head of the city’s biggest public transit union says the CTA should suspend the Ventra card until it works.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s