General Iron's scrapyard Alisa Hauser/ Block Club Chicago

East Side Residents Urge EPA To Deny General Iron’s Permit To Build Scrap Plant

But regulators said public comments alone aren't enough to stop the permit.

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CTA Resumes Some Service, But Transit Remain Shut Down In Large Swaths Of City

Trains are not running Downtown — and bus service has also been halted in the surrounding neighborhoods.

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CPS Not Giving Out Free Meals For Kids Monday

The district will temporarily stop the program Monday due to "the evolving nature of activity across the city."

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South Shore Cleanup Starts Monday Morning: ‘It Is Imperative We Do Not Decimate Our Own Communities’

Neighborhood groups have organized a cleanup along 71st Street after storefronts were looted and damaged.