Parking meters on Lincoln Avenue in Lincoln Square now have the face of the neighborhood's namesake.Images courtesy Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce

Abraham Lincoln’s Face Decorates Old-School Parking Meters In Lincoln Square

Colorful Lincoln portraits were added to the defunct parking meters as a way to beautify the stretch of north Lincoln Avenue.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Construction Begins On ‘One Chicago Square’ Across From Holy Name Cathedral, Will Feature An 88-Story Tower

Workers are currently trying to get rid of rodents like rats in the area, and "abatement will remain a priority" during construction, Hopkins said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Ousted Ald. Joe Moore To Step Down As Ward Committeeman, Backs State Rep. Cassidy To Replace Him

Moore won't give up politics, though: “I cannot give up politics anymore than I can give up breathing," he said.