Without access to a fire hydrant, gardeners struggle to fill the water barrels at Monarch Community Garden. Provided.

They Paid $1,700 To Get Water For Their Community Garden, But City Won’t Turn On The Taps

The city has only issued six permits to community gardens this year after rolling out cumbersome requirements for water use.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published
Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

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.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

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.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

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.