Construction on Drexel Boulevard, shown here at the 51st Street intersection Oct. 16. The road has since been repaved, and permanent lane striping will be completed "as soon as possible" given a recent cold spell, according to the Chicago Department of Transportation.Maxwell Evans/Block Club Chicago

Drexel Boulevard Bike Lanes To Remain Along The Median After Pushback From Neighbors, Cyclists

Drexel Boulevard's bike lanes were moved alongside the median in late 2018. They'll stay that way, CDOT confirmed, after Ald. Sophia King (4th) explored changing the road's layout in October.

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City Employee Dies From Coronavirus, Mayor Lightfoot Says

"This sobering moment should remind us that the numbers we report every day are not mere statistics," Lightfoot said.

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With Rent Strike Looming, Mac Properties Offers Options To Struggling Tenants But Won’t Forgive Rent

The major Hyde Park landlord said tenants can enter a payment plan, transfer to a cheaper apartment or pursue "a path to lease termination."

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Out Of Work Artist? Pritzker, Lightfoot Announce $4 Million Artist Relief Fund

The new fund will award $1,500 grants to artists, production staff and entertainment workers struggling through the coronavirus outbreak.