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NBC Chicago
Sick Days, Wrigley Plaza: What City Council Did Wednesdayfrom Labor Day to June 15. Other events between Sunday and Thursday during that
Sick Days, Wrigley Plaza: What City Council Did Wednesday
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
from Labor Day to June 15. Other events between Sunday and Thursday during that time are required to end by 9 p.m. Ald. Tom Tunney, who first introduced an ordinance for the plaza in 2013, unveiled the updated plan earlier this month. The Cubs... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs ownership not happy with Wrigley Field plaza booze rulesit can be dispensed. The rules would be in place for three years, when the topi
Cubs ownership not happy with Wrigley Field plaza booze rules
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
it can be dispensed. The rules would be in place for three years, when the topic would be revisited, said Wrigleyville Ald. Tom Tunney, 44th. The alderman said the regulations were crafted as a compromise between the Rickettses and local residents... Read more
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NBC Chicago
City Council Committee Approves Wrigley Plaza Ordinanceown the team. The agreement launched the family's $750 million renovation of Wr
City Council Committee Approves Wrigley Plaza Ordinance
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
own the team. The agreement launched the family's $750 million renovation of Wrigley Field and its surrounding area. Ald. Tom Tunney, who first introduced an ordinance for the plaza in 2013, unveiled the updated plan earlier this month. On... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ricketts get less than sought in booze sales at Wrigley PlazaCommittee endorsed. The rules would be in place for three years, when the topic
Ricketts get less than sought in booze sales at Wrigley Plaza
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Committee endorsed. The rules would be in place for three years, when the topic would be revisited, said Wrigleyville Ald. Tom Tunney, 44th. "I think this an incremental ordinance that allows us to get our feet wet, to crawl before we walk, before... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Wrigley Field plaza rules get panel's approvalteam. That was news to the Cubs, who have continued to push for more liberal r
Wrigley Field plaza rules get panel's approval
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 4 days ago
team. That was news to the Cubs, who have continued to push for more liberal rules that were proposed in 2013 when Ald. Tom Tunney, 44th, introduced his first version of the ordinance. That version, which was based on the outdoor liquor rules... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Stopping at 'yes' | Goodbye, wood benches | Pete Rose bashes CubsMayor Rahm Emanuel stepped in to resolve the latest Wrigley Field renovation di
Stopping at 'yes' | Goodbye, wood benches | Pete Rose bashes Cubs
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
Mayor Rahm Emanuel stepped in to resolve the latest Wrigley Field renovation dispute between the Chicago Cubs and Ald. Tom Tunney. He finally did this week, proclaiming—to the team's dismay— the rules that will govern the new plaza the Cubs are... Read more
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NBC Chicago
City Council Committee Approves Paid Sick LeaveDevelopment and Audit approved the measure. However, some restaurant owners vo
City Council Committee Approves Paid Sick Leave
NBC Chicago / Posted 8 days ago
Development and Audit approved the measure. However, some restaurant owners voiced concerns about the measure. Ald. Tom Tunney, who owns Ann Sather restaurants, approved the legislation Thursday but questioned the effect it could have on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Hundreds more officers to guard Pride events in wake of Orlando shootingsto any specific danger. Pride Fest will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday. The Pride P
Hundreds more officers to guard Pride events in wake of Orlando shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
to any specific danger. Pride Fest will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday. The Pride Parade is scheduled for noon June 26. Ald. Tom Tunney, whose ward includes the site of the Pride parade, urged participants and spectators to be respectful of each... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Turning Hate to Love: Hundreds Gather at Vigil for Orlando Victimsand families in Orlando by recommitting to a peaceful dialogue where we can all
Turning Hate to Love: Hundreds Gather at Vigil for Orlando Victims
NBC Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
and families in Orlando by recommitting to a peaceful dialogue where we can all live together in a free society,” said Ald. Tom Tunney of Chicago’s 44th Ward. David Sotomayor, whose cousin was killed in the massacre, said he is touched by the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel to Cubs: 'Take yes for an answer' on Wrigley plaza liquor rulesconsiderably more control over the plaza than what they are given in the ordina
Emanuel to Cubs: 'Take yes for an answer' on Wrigley plaza liquor rules
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
considerably more control over the plaza than what they are given in the ordinance backed by Emanuel and Wrigleyville Ald. Tom Tunney, 44th. In late 2013, the team introduced a measure to the City Council to create a sports plaza designation in... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
City announces Wrigley plaza agreement—without Cubsif the Cubs aren't on board. That much is clear from a joint announcement toda
City announces Wrigley plaza agreement—without Cubs
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 13 days ago
if the Cubs aren't on board. That much is clear from a joint announcement today from the mayor's office and 44th Ward Ald. Tom Tunney—not the team—laying out an “agreement” for an ordinance that will dictate alcohol sales and hours of operation in... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
City announces Wrigley Field plaza guidelinesrestrictions that the Cubs have disagreed with in the past. Under the proposed
City announces Wrigley Field plaza guidelines
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
restrictions that the Cubs have disagreed with in the past. Under the proposed plan announced by the mayor and Alderman Tom Tunney, the Cubs would be allowed to sell beer and wine on the plaza during games and up to one hour after day games.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Piazza di Wrigley: How to strike a deal for a public plaza/beer gardenpalace and you see people just being there, because being there is an event unt
Piazza di Wrigley: How to strike a deal for a public plaza/beer garden
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
palace and you see people just being there, because being there is an event unto itself and it's cool." Wrigleyville Ald. Tom Tunney, 44th, pushes back at Ricketts' plan, saying what the Cubs really want is an enormous public beer garden, without... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Cubs shed light on plans for Wrigley Field plazaapplication for the patio liquor license, which they filed last month after dec
Cubs shed light on plans for Wrigley Field plaza
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 17 days ago
application for the patio liquor license, which they filed last month after declaring an impasse in negotiations with Ald. Tom Tunney, 44th, over terms of an ordinance that would govern operations in the plaza. But the plans were not enough to... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Neighbors debate plans for plaza outside Wrigleygarden, just west of the stadium and near the new office buildings and hotel. T
Neighbors debate plans for plaza outside Wrigley
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 17 days ago
garden, just west of the stadium and near the new office buildings and hotel. The Cubs even went around the local alderman, Tom Tunney, to apply for a patio license last night. The alderman isn’t against the idea of the patio, but he says he favors... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The Cubs and their castle, and how much beer and wine Wrigleyville needsto get a buzz on around the ballpark as is, not to mention the pricey brews the
The Cubs and their castle, and how much beer and wine Wrigleyville needs
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
to get a buzz on around the ballpark as is, not to mention the pricey brews the team peddles inside. Wrigleyville Ald. Tom Tunney sponsored a proposal in 2013 that would have allowed only beer and wine sales in the prospective plaza from 11... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ricketts compares revamped Wrigley to European castleCubs Chairman Tom Ricketts toed the rubber Wednesday in his ongoing public rela
Ricketts compares revamped Wrigley to European castle
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts toed the rubber Wednesday in his ongoing public relations battle with Wrigleyville Ald. Tom Tunney, giving a presentation to the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce in which he argued the team should have more flexibility with the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Ricketts: 'We had a deal' on Wrigley Field plazato be eroding when it comes to the latest battle. Ricketts went on the offensi
Ricketts: 'We had a deal' on Wrigley Field plaza
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 24 days ago
to be eroding when it comes to the latest battle. Ricketts went on the offensive today in a public dispute with Ald. Tom Tunney, 44th, over alcohol sales in the plaza his family is building next to Wrigley Field. Speaking at an annual... Read more
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