Rahm Emanuel http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Emanuel lays out plans for city of Chicago http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/emanuel-lays-out-plans-city-chicago <p>New Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he won&#39;t take no for an answer when it comes to changing the city.</p><p>Emanuel delivered <a href="http://www.chicago2011.org/news/mayor-rahm-emanuels-inaugural-address/">a 25 minute speech</a> today after <a href="http://www.wbez.org/story/rahm-emanuel-becomes-chicagos-46th-mayor-86598">being inaugurated</a> in a downtown Chicago park.</p><p>He again spelled out his priorities for Chicago, including better schools, safer streets and a more efficient government.</p> Mon, 16 May 2011 19:19:20 +0000 The Associated Press 1243 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Emanuel lays out plans for city of Chicago St. Louis police chief Isom out of the running for Chicago job http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-police-chief-isom-out-running-chicago-job <p>Last week, St. Louis Police Chief Dan Isom confirmed that he was in the running to become the next superintendent of the Chicago Police Department.</p><p>But today, that seems to have changed.</p><p>The Chicago Police Board says two members of the city&#39;s police department and the police chief in Newark, N.J. are the three finalists to become Chicago&#39;s next police superintendent.</p> Fri, 29 Apr 2011 19:23:52 +0000 The Associated Press & Kelsey Proud 1073 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis police chief Isom out of the running for Chicago job St. Louis police chief Isom in running for Chicago job http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-police-chief-isom-running-chicago-job <p>St. Louis Police Chief Dan Isom has confirmed that he is being considered for a job as superintendent of the Chicago Police Department.<br /><br />Isom <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/article_b781488c-6b86-11e0-ba36-001a4bcf6878.html">confirmed</a> to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch today that his name has been recommended to incoming Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel.<br /><br />When asked whether he would take the job if offered, Isom said he would &quot;listen to the conversation,&quot; but that he preferred to stay in St. Louis. &nbsp;<br /> Wed, 20 Apr 2011 21:52:34 +0000 Adam Allington 998 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis police chief Isom in running for Chicago job