Downtown was greatly damaged in the Great Chicago Fire, leading to the city imposing "fire limits" where you couldn't construct predominantly wooden buildings.Wikimedia Commons

Great Chicago Fire Killed 300, Caused Major Damage 147 Years Ago (PHOTOS)

Oct. 8-10 marks the 147th anniversary of the fire that destroyed Downtown Chicago.

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Tatas Tacos In Portage Park Celebrates Holiday Season With 12 Days Of Tacos

The restaurant is also collecting donations for a special holiday meal at the Irving Park Food Pantry Dec. 19.