Street lights are on 24/7 while they're undergoing conversion to LEDs.Block Club Chicago/Patty Wetli

Wondering Why Your Streetlights Have Been On During The Day? It’s All Part Of The City’s Switch To LED

Large swaths of the city are being illuminated 24/7. Here's why that's a smart idea.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Plan To Convert Logan Square Church Into Affordable Housing Complex Clears Zoning Hurdle

"We as a congregation have lost our Latinx families who have been displaced ... through the evils of gentrification," the church's reverend said. "Our church council made the decision to sell to someone who would maintain our current affordable housing work."

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Mark Fishman’s Buildings Dropped From Milwaukee Avenue ‘Downzoning’ Plan After Landlord Threatens To Sue

It's the latest in a long-running battle between the prominent landlord and Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (35th), who is driving the rezoning plan.

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Pilsen Historic Landmark District Plan Killed By Key City Committee After Public Outcry

A separate measure aimed at banning demolitions for six months in Pilsen to slow gentrification failed to pass, too.