Times Are Tough - Share the Pain
When times are tough, most people forget about remodeling. If the carpeting has holes and the paint is peeling, they live with it.
Not Chicago's most powerful alderman. Finance Committee Chairman Edward M. Burke (14th) is freshening up his third-floor suite at City Hall.
New carpeting is being installed to eliminate the need to cover holes with duct tape. Walls are being re-painted. A "small number" of chairs and cubicles are being replaced.
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