Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | Dec 3, 1987
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  • Dec 3-9, 1987
  • Vol. 17, No. 7

News & Politics

  • Feature
  • Minority Purchasing

    How It Worked for One Black Sewer Contractor; How It Was Made to Work for One White Auto Dealer
  • Feature
  • Good Buying

    Here lies a largely unnoticed part of Harold Washington's legacy: Since 1985 the city Purchasing department has cut the shenanigans, increased its efficiency, and opened city business to minorities and women.

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