Tag: Paul Volpe

Mayor moves his chief of staff to CTA as budget chief

Mayor Daley today demoted his chief of staff responsible for the parking meter lease deal, naming him the CTA’s budget chief. A month ago the Sun-Times’ Michael Sneed was reporting rumors that Daley’s chief of staff, Paul Volpe, would replace Richard Rodriguez as CTA president. I’m just amused that now the CTA has to give... Read more »

Rodriguez out, Volpe in as CTA chief?

Michael Sneed over at the Sun-Times is reporting today that Paul Volpe, Mayor Daley’s chief of staff, may be replacing Rich Rodriguez as CTA president. Sneed says Rodriguez “may be leaving to return to the private sector.” Volpe was the city’s finance director and the main man when the parking meter lease deal went down.... Read more »