Facing community opposition, CPS has stated it won't destroy the Waters garden to build an annex at the school.Patty Wetli/Block Club Chicago

After Community Outrage, CPS Won’t Bulldoze Lincoln Square School’s Garden To Build $24 Million Annex

Plans to build an annex on the site of Waters Elementary's community garden have been taken "off the table," officials say.

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Whitney Young High School To Unveil New $4.3 Million Michelle Obama Athletic Complex This Summer

The new complex, which includes a multi-purpose field that can host baseball, softball, football, soccer and lacrosse, will be unveiled during a ribbon cutting ceremony on August 12, the school principal said.

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Thanks To High Lake Levels, A Frigid Winter And A Soggy Spring, The Rogers Park Shoreline Is In Trouble

The erosion has already caused recently repaired breakwater walls to begin falling which lead to the loss of a mature tree.

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Lori Lightfoot Moves To Disband Chicago’s School Board, Setting Up Major Shift

Lightfoot, who was sworn in Monday, campaigned on a promise to support a switch from a school board appointed by the mayor to one selected by the public.