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Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Plans For Brewery, Office Tower In Fulton Market Approved By Plan Commission

Blind Pig Hospitality will revamp an old industrial building on Green Street into a new brewery, distillery and restaurant.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Uber, Lyft, Via Agree To Pay City $10.4 Million For Failing To Properly Vet Drivers

The Daily Line: Uber will pay $6.4 million, while Lyft will pay approximately $4 million, the mayor’s office announced.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Plan Commission To Weigh Plans For Office Tower, Brewery In Fulton Market; Luxury Apartment Complex Near 606 Trail

At Ald. Walter Burnett's request, a developer said he'd "try" to keep retail spaces affordable enough for small businesses in his Sangamon Street tower.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Incumbent Aldermen Haul In Big Bucks As Opponents Gear Up To Challenge Them

Candidates in contested aldermanic races have roughly $5.2 million to spend on upcoming races.

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Concerned About Lincoln Yards Transportation Issues? Get Organized, Ald. Hopkins Says

The Daily Line: “You have Friends of the Parks and Friends of the River focused on parkland and open space. ... You don’t have a friends of the bridge."

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

Black Caucus Chairman Calls For Hearings Following ‘Bait Truck’ Police Sting

"In a moment where police capacity is clearly under extreme strain, these sort of tactics are the last thing we should be spending manpower and energy on," Ald. Roderick T. Sawyer (6th) said.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published

As Lakeview Property Taxes Soar, Group Targets Tunney

The median sale price for single-family homes and other non-condo residential properties increased from $610,000 in 2015 to $790,000 in 2017.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Should State Rent Control Ban Be Lifted? North Side Voters Get A Chance To Weigh In

If Illinois overturns its rent control law, one alderman vowed to “introduce an ordinance to stabilize rents for working people.”

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

City Must Spend ‘Millions’ More To Combat Affordable Housing Shortage, Group Tells Aldermen

Since 2008 — before the passage of the Affordable Requirements Ordinance — general fund dollars spent on affordable housing has fallen from $32 million to $14 million.