Mayor Lori Lightfoot speaks at the reopening of the Merlo Library Branch in July.Heidi Zieger/Chicago Mayor's Office

As The City Recovers From Coronavirus, Mayor Urges Business Leaders To Support Black And Brown Youth

"If we do this right ... this will be the kind of transformation that generations from now will be talking about as the second Chicago renaissance," Mayor Lori Lightfoot said.

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A 300-Person Party In Wicker Park Got Shut Down Over The Weekend, City Says

The "dangerous and unlicensed commercial party" was shut down and the organizers cited, the city said.

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Home Run Inn, St. Sabina Team Up For ‘Giving Tuesday’ Pizza Giveaway

The event kicks off the pizzeria's month-long pizza donation drive for first responders and families in need.

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43rd Street Pedestrian Bridge Over Lake Shore Drive To Be Replaced With Accessible Overpass

A new bridge that's accessible to wheelchairs and bikes will replace the existing bridge over Lake Shore Drive and the Metra tracks at 43rd Street.