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Six weeks after Mayor Rahm Emanuel replaced five members on the City Colleges of Chicago’s seven-member Board of Trustees, he has endorsed a plan to replace five of the system’s seven college presidents.“The City Colleges has set a goal of becoming a world‐class community college system which ensures the success of every student,” Emanuel said in a statement released Thursday afternoon. “With this leadership, CCC will be ready to realize its potential as the economic engine of our region and ensure Chicagoans are prepared with the skills to succeed in today’s competitive global economy.” Cleaning House in Chicago