Candidates Thomas Schwartzers, Eileen Dordek, Michael Negron, Angie Maloney, Matt Martin, Gus Katsafaros, Jeff Jenkins and Heather Way Kitzes are vying for the 47th Ward aldermanic seat currently held by Ald. Ameya Pawar (center). Pawar is not running for reelection. Candidate Dr. Kimball Ladien is not pictured. Provided

Crowd Of 47th Ward Candidates Who Aim To Replace Pawar Square Off At Forum Tuesday

Nine candidates are running for 47th Ward alderman. Ald. Ameya Pawar, who is running for city treasurer, is not running for reelection to the seat.

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As Other Cities Replace Water Lines Without Tearing Up Streets And Trees, Chicago Refuses To Try It: ‘The Old Chicago Way’ At Work, Critics Say

Cities like Toronto and Evanston are using a cheaper and less invasive replacement technology, cured-in-place pipe, but the city water department rejected it after a "tainted" pilot program.

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Mamby On The Beach Canceled, High Lake Levels And Endangered Birds Blamed

The cancellation comes after weeks of meetings between event organizers, the Chicago Park District and environmental groups, who wanted the event moved.

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Rock The Badges Takes Over Six Corners This Weekend

Money raised at the event is donated to charities that benefit the families of fallen police officers and firefighters.