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Cook County’s Pilot Program Aims To Boost Metra Electric, Rock Island Ridership By Slashing Fares In Half

Fares have been cut by about 50 percent along the Metra Electric line through Southeast Chicago and Metra's Rock Island line, while Pace's Halsted Street route is receiving service improvements.


Free UChicago Lectures On Racial Justice, Coronavirus And More Available

Educational resources on a wide range of topics, freely available for anyone in Cook County, will be released every Monday through August 31.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Seeking Relief From Your Property Tax Bill? Meet With Ald. Hopkins, Assessor Kaegi Monday

The deadline to appeal your property tax bill is July 26.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Coyote Pup Season In Chicago Means The Urban Predators Are Out And About. Here’s How To Avoid Hurting Them (And Yourself)

There may not be more coyotes than usual, but they're coming out of their dens, from the parking lot at Soldier Field to Humboldt Park.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Minority Contractors Looking To Get A Piece Of Multimillion Dollar Railroad Project Gather In Englewood

The networking event aimed to show minority-owned businesses how to get a leg up on the bidding process.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham