Weather Updates

City Council approves renaming park for ex-Mayor Jane Byrne

Jane Byrne holding press conference as mayor. | File Photo

Jane Byrne holding a press conference as mayor. | File Photo

storyidforme: 69827201
tmspicid: 23975993
fileheaderid: 11788662

Updated: July 30, 2014 1:18PM

The Chicago City Council passed an ordinance Wednesday memorializing the legacy of our forgotten mayor — the city's only woman mayor — Jane M. Byrne. READ MORE.

© 2014 Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be copied or distributed without permission. For more information about reprints and permissions, visit To order a reprint of this article, click here.