Safety Drill Best Practice Added to Preparedness Best Practices Library
May 21, 2019
BOMA/Chicago's Emergency Preparedness Committee adds a new best practice document to the Preparedness Best Practices Library.
Committee Members Delay Vote on Property Tax Legislation Opposed by BOMA/Chicago
May 14, 2019
At the urging of BOMA/Chicago members and their building tenants, the Revenue Committee of the Illinois House of Representatives has delayed a vote on SB 1379.
Chicago City Council Votes to Modernize Building Code
April 11, 2019
After many years in the making, the Chicago City Council votes to modernize Chicago's Building Code.
Congratulations to BOMA/Chicago's Six North Central Region TOBY Winners!
April 9, 2019
Congratulations to the six BOMA/Chicago buildings who have won the North Central Region TOBY Award. International winners will be announced on June 25 at BOMA International's conference in Salt Lake.
Chicago Code Modernization Passes Zoning, Landmarks and Building Standards Committee, Proceeds to Full City Council Vote
April 9, 2019
Phase Two of the Chicago Code Modernization was passed by the Zoning, Landmarks and Building Standards Committee on April 9, 2019 and will be voted on by the full City Council on April 10.
New Security Agreement Signatory Forms Due April 29
March 27, 2019
BOMA/Chicago Building Members must submit a completed signatory form for the new Security Agreement with SEIU no later than April 29, 2019.
Exelon Asks for Another Nuke Bailout at Ratepayer Expense
March 26, 2019
Exelon has formally threatened to close its Dresden, Byron and Braidwood nuclear power plants with an estimated bailout cost of in excess of $680 million.
Lights Out Chicago! Save Migratory Birds by Reducing Collisions
March 25, 2019
Save our migratory birds by turning off building lights by 11 p.m. from March 15 through June 15.
BOMA/Chicago Foundation & Diversity Committee Host Second Annual High School Career Day
March 14, 2019
BOMA/Chicago Foundation's Diversity Committee hosted its annual Pass With Flying Colors Career Day for 17 high school sophomore students on March 8.
Tour the New BOMA/Chicago Website
March 12, 2019
Learn about the enhanced features on BOMA/Chicago's new mobile friendly website.
BOMA/Chicago Raises Concerns About Assessment Legislation
March 11, 2019
BOMA/Chicago has voiced concerns about privacy and data security as well as how the data will actually be used in the assessment valuation process.
Earth Day Programs & Energy Efficiency Initiatives
March 11, 2019
Earth Day is April 22. Learn about the various ways your teams and buildings can make our earth greener and more sustainable.
Brazen New Tactic in Loop Bicycle Thefts
March 5, 2019
Bicycle theft has been an increasing concern as the City becomes more bike-friendly and more people use bicycles.
Advocacy Updates: Illinois Legislature on Pace for Busy Year
February 19, 2019
BOMA/Chicago’s legislative team continues to monitor and act on legislation that affects members.
Congratulations 2019 TOBY and Gold Circle Awards Winners!
February 1, 2019
Congratulations to our 2019 TOBY and Gold Circle Award winners announced at the TOBY Gold Circle Awards Gala on January 31.