Environmental activists in Chicago have routinely criticized Mayor Rahm Emanuel's policies and enforcement on pollution throughout the city. Madison Hopkins/BGA

Polluters, Beware: When Rahm Departs, City’s Environment Department Could Be Making A Comeback

The mayor eliminated environmental enforcement office to cut costs, which resulted in declines in inspections and citations.

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These South Side Peace Marches Aim To Empower Black Mothers, Feed Those In Need

One organizer is calling for people to meet 3-5 p.m. Friday at 51st Street and Cottage Grove Avenue.

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Officers Who Violently Pulled Woman Out Of Car At Brickyard Mall Should Be Stripped Of Police Powers During Investigation, COPA Says

But a Chicago police spokeswoman on Friday said "nothing has changed at this time with the status of the officers" and the investigation is ongoing.