Teachers protesting at Suder Montessori Elementary Magnet School on the second day of the Chicago teacher strike in October. Yana Kunichoff/Chalkbeat

CPS Parents, Teachers Say They’re Frustrated By Vague Reopening Plans: ‘I Do Not Want To Be An Experiment’

The Chicago Teachers Union wants CPS to scrap its hybrid model and focus on a remote learning plan for the start of the school year.

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Chicago Park District’s Plan For New Brighton Park Headquarters Lands Endorsement From Key City Committee

Some commissioners lauded a "transformational" investment in the South Side neighborhood while others cautioned about the risk of gentrification.

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Black Chicagoans Die 9 Years Before White Residents. The City Has A New Plan To Confront Racism And Close The Gap

Chicago's life expectancy gap is rooted in systemic racism, officials said when announcing the Healthy Chicago 2025 plan Thursday.