Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle announced Monday that registration is now open for Chicago's summer jobs program, One Summer Chicago.
More than 18,000 Chicago young adults ages 16 to 24 will gain valuable job training and work experience as part of the program.
Additionally, over 190,000 opportunities to participate in educational and recreational opportunities will be made available for young Chicagoans, ages 6 to 24. This represents an increase in the number of jobs and opportunities available to Chicago youth from 2012.
Registration is open until May 31 through the City of Chicago's website.
For more information concerning programs related to One Summer Chicago and all affiliated summer programs go to: www.onesummerchicago.org.