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ShotSpotter technology installed at North Lavergne Avenue and West Division Street in the Austin neighborhood in June 2023.

ShotSpotter technology installed at North Lavergne Avenue and West Division Street in the Austin neighborhood in June 2023.

Pat Nabong/Chicago Sun-Times

ShotSpotter technology installed at North Lavergne Avenue and West Division Street in the Austin neighborhood in June 2023.

ShotSpotter technology installed at North Lavergne Avenue and West Division Street in the Austin neighborhood in June 2023.

Pat Nabong/Chicago Sun-Times

WBEZ’s Weekly News Recap, May 24, 2024: Springfield update, City Council heats up and more Chicago news

The deadline looms for lawmakers to pass the state budget, while Chicago alders approve overturning a decision to end the Shotspotter contract.

ShotSpotter technology installed at North Lavergne Avenue and West Division Street in the Austin neighborhood in June 2023.

Pat Nabong/Chicago Sun-Times

   

Chicago City Council approves another $1.3 million to resolve two lawsuits involving police misconduct during 2020 protests. Northwestern University’s president testifies about pro-Palestinian protests before Congress.

Reset goes behind the headlines of those stories and much more in our Weekly News Recap.

GUESTS: Ravi Baichwal, anchor at ABC 7 News

Mariah Woelfel, WBEZ city politics reporter

Alex Nitkin, reporter with the Illinois Answers Project

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