Daley promotes products made in Chicago

April 19, 2010 3:15:10 PM PDT
Mayor Daley is showing his support for products made in Chicago by declaring April 19 Made in Chicago Day at Daley Plaza.

"I'm very proud that the manufacturing remains a vital sector of our city's economy today and that's why I'm pleased to be here to celebrate Made in Chicago," said Mayor Daley.

About 20 Chicago-based manufacturers showed off their products.

Made in Chicago is an ongoing program developed by the Department of Community Development. The program works to promote Chicago manufacturers and their products.