Articles By Heather Cherone
The idea that a casino be built in Bronzeville is "appalling and offensive," Ald. Sophia King says. "It would be like putting a casino in Harlem.”
Data gathered as part of a study of 510 homes found that 22 percent of residences with new water meters had elevated levels of lead, the mayor’s office announced last week.
In all, the city has $30 billion worth of pension debt. “We are committed to putting Chicago’s house in order,” Mayor Lightfoot said.
“We are calling on the mayor to sign this executive order that makes sure our city resources are not being used to tear apart our families," activists said.
The projects include a condo plan that sparked a heated debate and prompted Ald. Walter Burnett to storm out of a meeting.
Vote On New 6-Story Building At Heartland Cafe Site Stalled By Ald. Hadden, Who Wants More Input From Neighbors
A developer wants to build a six-story building at the site with retail on the ground floor and apartments above.
Folks who were wrongfully hit with Chicago’s bottled water tax — which does not apply to sparkling water and seltzer — can not sue Walgreens for fraud, the court ruled.
State Rep. Michael McAuliffe retired Monday.
Despite Lightfoot’s Calls For His Resignation, Burke Remains Ahead Of Wednesday City Council Meeting
The Daily Line breaks down the agenda for Wednesday's City Council meeting, which may lead to another clash between embattled Ald. Ed Burke and Mayor Lori Lightfoot.