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Tammy Duckworth

Tammy Duckworth
Tammy Duckworth

Feds Will Study If Pollution From Site Of Planned Southeast Side Metal Scrapper Poses Health Hazards To Neighbors

A federal health agency will review the health impacts of two scrappers operating where Southside Recycling seeks to open.

South Chicago, East Side

Bronzeville Church That Held Emmett Till’s Funeral Would Become National Historic Site Under Durbin-Duckworth Bill

Mamie Till-Mobley showed the world her son's brutalized body at Roberts Temple Church of God in Christ in Bronzeville. Senators want to preserve the building by placing it in the care of the National Park Service.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Feds Asked To Test Air Pollution At Site Of Planned Southeast Side Metal Scrapper

Sens. Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth and Reps. Robin Kelly and Jesús "Chuy" García want the feds to test the two recycling facilities operating where Southside Recycling is trying to open.

South Chicago, East Side

‘This Is A Riot’: Illinois Lawmakers Shelter In Place In DC After Pro-Trump Mob Breaks Into Capitol; Pritzker Calls For Impeachment

Here's what Illinois representatives and senators are saying as Trump supporters attempt a coup in Washington, D.C.

Citywide

Toxic Little Village Site Gets $200,000 Cleanup Grant To Help Make Way For Huge Community Wellness Center

The EPA’s Brownfields Program offers grants to clean up and reuse land contaminated with hazardous substances or pollutants.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop