Mayor Lori Lightfoot announces new ticketing policies at press conference in North Lawndale. Pascal Sabino/ Block Club Chicago

Chicago Would Stop Suspending Driver’s Licenses For Unpaid Tickets And Reinstate 57,000 Under Lightfoot’s Reform Plan

Mayor Lori Lightfoot's proposed reforms will have three main parts: payment plan reform, reducing city sticker penalties and ending driver's license suspension for non-driving violations.

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A Funeral To A Birthday Party To Church: Here’s How Coronavirus Spread In Chicago

Within weeks, 16 people related to "super-spreading" events had confirmed or suspected cases of coronavirus and three had died.

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With Summer Fest Canceled, South Shore SSA Floats Ideas To Prop Up Businesses Hard Hit By Coronavirus

Ideas for $123,000 in available funds include a delivery service, a website promoting businesses and paying restaurants to feed first responders.

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Basketball Rims Removed From 21st Ward Parks After Alderman Spots Crowded Court: ‘People Are Dying’

The South Side ward has one of the highest numbers of coronavirus cases in the city, but people were still crowding an Auburn Gresham basketball court Tuesday.