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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Judge Dismisses Lawsuit To Block Lincoln Yards TIF, Says Groups Lack Standing

Ald. Brian Hopkins, a vocal supporter of the TIF district, said the $6 billion project “is already moving forward,” and that it “wasn’t even slowed down by this lawsuit.”

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Girl, 15, Missing From Brighton Park

Yaneysi Valladares was last seen on the 4700 block of South Rockwell Street, police said.

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Hyde Park Trader Joe’s, Set To Open In Late October, Begins 10-Day Hiring Event Today

The company is looking to hire about 70 part-time staffers for its new location at 1526 E. 55th St.