Vehicles with metal arrive at General Iron Industries early Tuesday morning, unaware of its closure after the explosions on May 18, 2020.Colin Boyle / Block Club Chicago

Got Questions About General Iron? Chicago Health Officials Will Answer Them Monday

It's unclear if or when the plant will fully reopen in Lincoln Park. The site plans to close by the end of 2020 and relocate to East Side in 2021.

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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.