A truck delivering food to a bar parked in a shared lane used by cars and bikes along a narrow stretch of Milwaukee Avenue in Wicker Park. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Almost $1.2 Million Collected From Cars Blocking Bike Lanes Since 2015, Data Shows

The city increased the number of its parking enforcement aides on bike by 60 percent in the past two years.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

City Council Approves 2019 Budget, But Aldermen Acknowledge Storm Clouds Brewing On Horizon

With no new taxes or fees, Ald. Scott Waguespack cast the lone vote against the budget. Ald. Derrick Curtis was absent.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Man Tries To Lure 10-Year-Old Girl Into His Car In North Lawndale

The 10-year-old was crossing the street when a man in a blue four-door car told her to “Get in the car, so I can take you somewhere,” police said.