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46th Ward Alderman Helen Schiller Plans to Retire

Just about a year ago this month, 46th ward Alderman Helen Shiller was accused of running away from was the violence and poverty in the Uptown neighborhood, part of the ward she represents. She was also facing flak from residents over a controversial development known as Wilson Yard. Now after nearly 25 years of representing the 46th at City Council, she's calling it quits. She explains the reasoning behind her decision not to seek re-election.

Music Button:  Gianluca Petrella, "Lazy Moon", from the CD Indigo 4, (Blue Note)

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