At a rally outside of Lincoln Park High School on June 4, young Chicagoans called for the removal of police in schools. The mayor has said it is up to individual campuses to decide.Yana Kunichoff / Chalkbeat Chicago

In Turnaround, Chicago Promises To Track, Publicize Upcoming School Police Votes

The announcement comes after a joint investigation by Chalkbeat Chicago and Block Club Chicago spotlighted transparency issues with the public bodies.

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Art West Freedom Fest Begins Sunday, Showcasing West Side Talent

The festival will feature artists, performers and entrepreneurs to showcase creative opportunities on the West Side.

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As Chicago Makes Headway On School Council Transparency, Some Say It Doesn’t Go Far Enough

CPS pledged to centrally track basic meeting information on cops in schools votes, but they aren't collecting meeting times or links to virtual meetings that are essential to public participation.