Many of the meeting attendees, eager for a park at the site rather than redevelopment with infrastructure aided by TIF funds, wore "no park? no deal!" stickers. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Lincoln Yards Neighbors Plead With City To Slow Down New Proposed TIF District

Ald. Brian Hopkins (2nd) says roads and bridges are needed now, whether or not Lincoln Yards happens.

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Despite The Rain, Humboldt Park’s 41st Puerto Rican Parade Draws Thousands (PHOTOS)

The rain did "really hurt" the festival in the park, however, according to Jose Lopez, executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.