WBEZ’s Weekly News Recap: May 7, 2021

Resignations at State’s Attorney and Civilian Office of Police Accountability. Illinois prepares to reopen, some businesses closed for good.

Millenium park
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Millenium park
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WBEZ’s Weekly News Recap: May 7, 2021

Resignations at State’s Attorney and Civilian Office of Police Accountability. Illinois prepares to reopen, some businesses closed for good.

Resignations of top leadership at the Cook County State’s Attorney and Civilian Office of Police Accountability. Governor Pritzker ready to loosen COVID restrictions, wants state fully reopened by June 11. Chicago prepares for a pre-pandemic summer with Ravinia and Grant Park Orchestra announcing their musical lineups and the Auto Show returning to McCormick Place.

Reset breaks down the week’s top stories in our Weekly News Recap with guest host Susie An.

GUESTS: Laura Washington, Chicago Sun-Times columnist and ABC-7 political analyst and Ann Dwyer, editor of Crain’s Chicago Business.