Pedestrians cross the street at new crosswalks installed at Wicker Park's main hub in September 2018. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

6 Pedestrians Killed In July Alone In Chicago As Experts Blame Distracted Driving, More Cars On Roads

One-third of the 23 pedestrian deaths so far this year happened while the pedestrians were in a marked crosswalk, officials said.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Mayor Lightfoot, With Teachers Still On Strike, To Reveal Wednesday How She Plans To Plug Budget Hole

The big question Lightfoot will answer is how much of the budget deficit will have to be filled with a property tax hike.

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Elizabeth Warren Joins Teachers On Strike In Chicago: ‘Unions Are How We Have Power’

The presidential candidate joined striking teachers in Austin for a rally Tuesday morning.