Mayor Lori Lightfoot in Pilsen in September 2019. Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

Change To Allow Cell Towers In City Parks Alarms Park Groups Who Say There Was No Community Input

An ordinance to allow "freestanding facilities" up to 150 feet tall in city parks was submitted to City Council Sept. 18, but activist groups say no one informed them of the proposal until Monday.

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Movie Studio Becomes Food Pantry Warehouse Serving Families Impacted By Coronavirus

The Greater Chicago Food Depository is seeking volunteers to help pack boxes of food at the facility donated by Cinespace Film Studio.

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U Of I Family Health Clinic In Pilsen Now Testing For Coronavirus

People experiencing mild to moderate symptoms can request an appointment by phone.