Ald. Ricardo Munoz (22) confers with Ald. Scott Waguespack about a measure designed to reforms tax-increment financing districts. Heather Cherone / The Daily Line

Rahm Allies Block TIF Reform Vote That Could Stall Lincoln Yards Development

Emanuel has said he is determined to push through the Lincoln Yards TIF district before he leaves office this spring.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Police Release 2 People After Questioning Them In Smollett Case, Say They’re No Longer Suspects

"Due to new evidence ... the individuals questioned by police in the Empire case have now been released without charging," police said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Google Plans To Hire ‘Hundreds’ In Chicago This Year

“I look forward to seeing the company continue to grow in Chicago for years to come," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said.