Brian Wassel bought trash cans to help stem the garbage near the Sedgwick Brown Line stop.George Slefo/Block Club Chicago

Tired Of Piles Of Trash Near Sedgwick Brown Line, Resident Starts His Own Garbage Pick Up Service

Brian Wassel couldn't stand the trash anymore, so he became a one-man Streets & San crew (with an assist from a nearby worker).

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New Wicker Park Event Venue Exchange 312 Aims To Give Locals A Place To Come Together

"We want our neighbors to know who we are and what we're about," said Sarah Neukom, one of the space's co-owners.

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Community Groups Sue City To Try To End Lincoln Yards TIF, Reform TIF System

The groups behind the lawsuit allege the city has used the TIF system in a "racially and ethnically discriminatory" way to benefit white-majority areas.