CHICAGO, March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BMO Harris Bank, Chicago's hometown bank, today praised Mayor Emanuel's $7 billion three-year infrastructure program, Building a New Chicago.
"Chicago stands at the center of many of the world's most important trading routes, we have a diverse and incredibly talented workforce, and we are very strong in financial services, transportation, manufacturing, IT, healthcare, and education," said Mark Furlong, President and Chief Executive Officer, BMO Harris Bank. "We have a pro-growth business environment and Mayor Emanuel's infrastructure plan will help make that even stronger. As the largest Chicago-based bank, our employees, customers, and partners in the community will benefit from improvements to O'Hare, the CTA, and our schools and parks. These are critical investments and we commend the Mayor for his vision and bold leadership at a time when we need to rebuild and get people back to work in America."
About BMO Harris Bank Based in Chicago, BMO Harris Bank N.A. provides a broad range of personal banking products and solutions through over 650 branches and approximately 1,350 ATMs in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, Minnesota, Nevada, Arizona and Florida. BMO Harris Bank's commercial banking team provides a combination of sector expertise, local knowledge and mid-market focus throughout the U.S. Deposit and loan products and services provided by BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC. BMO Harris Bank(SM) is a trade name used by BMO Harris Bank N.A. BMO Harris Bank is part of BMO Financial Group, a North American financial organization with 1,600 branches, and a retail deposit base of approximately $180 billion.
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