In a few months this Target in the Chatham neighborhood may be closed for good. Lee Edwards/Block Club Chicago

Despite Threat Of Boycott And Loss Of TIF Funding, Target Says It’s Still Closing South Side Stores

Response to Target's announcement to close two store locations on the South Side has been swift from local elected officials and mayoral candidates.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published
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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.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

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.