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Record #: R2013-877   
Type: Resolution Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 10/16/2013 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Finance
Final action: 5/20/2015
Title: Call for hearing(s) on programs, procedures and outreach initiatives by Small Business Center in Chicago
Sponsors: Laurino, Margaret
Topic: COMMITTEE/PUBLIC HEARINGS - Committee on Finance
Attachments: 1. R2013-877.pdf
Related files: R2015-407
Committee on Finance October 16, 2013
WHEREAS, In March of 2013 Mayor Rahm Emanuel established a small business center in Chicago to help small business owners solve problems, get appropriately licensed and cut delays in city inspections; and
WHEREAS, Mayor Rahm Emanuel appointed Roxanne Nava as the Chief Small Business Officer of the small business center; and
WHEREAS, the small business center has been developing resources for neighborhood business development associations such as chambers of commerce, economic development corporations and community centers; now, therefore
MARGARET LAURINO Alderman, 39th Ward
BE IT RESOLVED, The Commissioner of the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection , the Chief Small Business Officer Roxanne Nava, and other representatives of the department are invited to appear before the Committee on Finance to provide an update on programs available, changes and procedures and communication with agencies and Aldermanic offices.