A rendering shows what the 500,000-square-foot police and fire training facility in West Garfield Park will look like. Chicago Infrastructure Trust

Despite Protests, Aldermen Set To Weigh $85 Million Contract To Build Police, Fire Training Academy

The city's Budget Committee will consider a proposal to award AECOM the contract to build the facility Tuesday and the land-use approval for the project is set for a final City Council vote Wednesday.

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Emporium Arcade Owners Bail On Plan To Expand MOCA Weed Dispensary In Logan Square

The dispensary was burglarized earlier this month and the burglar made off with more than $100,000 in cash, police said.

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Chicago’s South Asian Community To Rally Against India’s Anti-Muslim Citizenship Measure

A demonstration planned for Sunday in West Ridge will mirror others across the country.