From left: Obama Community Benefits Agreement Coalition member Parrish Brown and Alds. Leslie Hairston and Jeanette Taylor speak at a July 23, 2019 press conference ahead of the agreement's introduction.Maxwell Evans/Block Club Chicago

Obama Center Community Benefits Ordinance Can Be Chicago’s Model For Development Without Displacement, Alds. Say

The introduced agreement only addresses housing, but its backers plan to tackle employment, sustainability, education and transportation, too.

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Benito Juarez Staffer Removed After Allegedly Engaging ‘Inappropriately’ With Former Student

A decision on whether the staff member can return to school will be made following an investigation, Principal Juan Carlos Ocón said.

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Riverwalk Returning To Normal Hours, More Vendors Reopening

People will still be required to wear face coverings on the Riverwalk.

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Artists Nick Cave And Bob Faust Asking Neighbors To Fight Racism By Airing Their ‘Dirty Laundry’

Participants will write their thoughts on their privilege and personal commitments of change on yellow ribbons, which will be tied to a clothesline as part of an art project.