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Archdiocese of Chicago Cardinal Blase Cupich looks out at the casket carrying Chicago Police officer Ella French at St. Rita of Cascia Shrine Chapel on Aug. 19, 2021.
Alderpeople must "do some studying this weekend" after last-minute updates. A vote is planned Monday, sending the proposal to the full City Council on Wednesday.
Chicago's daily case rate has gone up in recent weeks, but the numbers of people hospitalized with and dying from COVID-19 have remained low.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot's push would expand the weekend curfew to include 17-year-olds, too. It currently applies to Chicagoans 16 and younger.
Imani, one of beloved piping plover pair Monty and Rose's 2021 chicks, has made his summer home on a Duluth, Minn. beach.