Emboldened by new data, Latino aldermen are seizing the moment and turning City Council committee meetings into the latest battleground for equity.
Ald. Scott Waguespack raised concerns about the park district’s internal investigation into alleged sexual violence against lifeguards.
Every 10 years, officials convene to craft Chicago’s ward boundaries. But how, when and where will this all shake out? We broke it down.
Chicago joins other major cities in the mandate, but police and several other workers’ unions are vowing a fight.
But Lightfoot dodged questions about the female ex-lifeguard’s call for the mayor to dismiss her park district chief and parks board president.
WBEZ conducted the survey after health experts have for months reiterated the important role local leaders can play in persuading people to get vaccinated.
With COVID-19 cases rising by more than 400 a day, Chicago officials are imposing a mask mandate Friday regardless of vaccination status.
With more than $1.8 billion heading Chicago’s way in COVID-19 relief, some hope city officials listen to how the public wants the money spent.
Indoor masking is now recommended in most of Illinois. But, health experts explain this delta-fueled COVID-19 surge may not be as deadly.
In Chicago, areas flush with resources are also flush with trees. But a new city agency could be tasked with changing that “tree inequity.“