Chicago is advancing measures to help finance the next phase of its $8 billion runway expansion at O’Hare International Airport.

Mayor Richard Daley last week submitted to the City Council a measure that would impose a $6 to $8 fee on car rentals to finance a new, centralized $400 million auto-rental facility as part the O’Hare Modernization Program. Car renters currently pay a $2.75 fee and an 8% tax.

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