Executive Orders

Executive orders are official directives or commands from the Mayor to agencies in the executive branch. These orders generally concern the implementation or enforcement of rules, policies and procedures which have the force of law.

Published Date Document Mayor Download
Mayoral Executive Order No. 2022-3 (Chicago as Safe Haven for Reproductive Rights) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(147.49 KB)
Mayoral Executive Order No. 2022-2 (Increased Enforcement of Municipal Code Section 8-16-020 (Curfew Hours for Minors)) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(2.18 MB)
Mayoral Executive Order No. 2022-1 (Establishment of Food Equity Council) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(221.34 KB)
Mayoral Executive Order No. 2021-4 (Emergency Procurement Authority) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(97.55 KB)
Mayoral Executive Order No. 2021-3 (Establishment of Interagency Reentry Council) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(204.23 KB)
Mayoral Executive Order No. 2021-2 (Procurement Equity and Transparency) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(263.35 KB)
Mayoral Executive Order No. 2021-1 (Access to Information Regarding Alleged Police Misconduct) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(3.22 MB)
Emergency Executive Order No. 2020-2 (Equal Access to City Benefits and Services ) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(163.54 KB)
Emergency Executive Order No. 2020-1 (Emergency Operations Related to COVID-19 Outbreak ) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(333.65 KB)
Executive Order No. 2019-3 (Budget Forecast and Financial Analysis) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(172.22 KB)
Executive Order No. 2019-2 (Reform to Aldermanic Prerogative) Lori E. Lightfoot Download(176.62 KB)
Executive Order No. 2019-1 (Establishment of Chicago River Ecology and Governance Group) Rahm Emanuel Download(3.21 MB)
Executive Order No. 2018-3 (Developer Requirements Concerning Redevelopment Agreements Involving Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Funds) Rahm Emanuel Download(132.31 KB)
Executive Order No. 2018-2 (Submission Date of 2019 Executive Budget) Rahm Emanuel Download(1.26 MB)
Executive Order No. 2018-1 (Reaffirmation of Commitment to Gender Pay Equality) Rahm Emanuel Download(2.05 MB)
Executive Order No. 2017-3 (Submission Date of 2018 Executive Budget) Rahm Emanuel Download(1.34 MB)
Executive Order No. 2017-2 regarding enhancement of economic growth, opportunity, and prosperity of local residents and minority and women-owned business (M/WBEs) enterprises Rahm Emanuel Download(3.01 MB)
Executive Order 2017-1 declaring support of Paris Agreement under United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and City of Chicago’s commitment to reducing citywide greenhouse gas emissions Rahm Emanuel Download(195.84 KB)
Executive Order Number 2014-1(Minimum Wage Increase) Rahm Emanuel Download(3.77 MB)
Executive Order 2013-3 (Declaration of TIF surplus
funds in TIF eligible areas)
Rahm Emanuel Download(140.06 KB)
Executive Order 2013-2 (Rainy Day Fund) Rahm Emanuel Download(109.82 KB)
Executive Order Number 2013-1 (Executive Budget and Revenue Analysis) Rahm Emanuel Download(93.62 KB)
Executive Order 2012-2 (Open Data Policy) Rahm Emanuel Download(344.38 KB)
Executive Order 2012-1 (Independent Financial Evaluation and Annual Assessment of Chicago Infrastructure Trust) Rahm Emanuel Download(204.17 KB)
Executive Order 2011-8 (Tribute to Margaret "Maggie" Corbett Daley) Rahm Emanuel Download(65.08 KB)