Rahm: Blue cart “we do it or we don’t” Posted on July 5, 2011 by Patrick Boylan Reply Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel told an virtual town hall that the city has a commitment to environmental programs. He critisized the blue cart program, which does not serve about 359,000 households in the city. “Either we do it or we don’t,” he is quoted by the Chicago Sun-Times. The mayor held two town halls through call-ins and social media last week. The Sun-Times indicates he ducked questions about shrinking the size of city council and the p0lice detail assigned to Finance Committee Chair Ald. Ed Burke. Read more in the Chicago Sun-Times.