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Report: Over Half Of City’s Public Schools Are Underutilized

Over half of Chicago’s public schools are underutilized, according to a new report.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2011

At Chicago City Hall Outside The Mayor's Office. (AP Photo)

City To Start Requiring Deposit Fee For Building Permit Applications

Effective the first business day of the year, the Chicago Department of Buildings will begin requiring a 50 percent fee with all building permit applications.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2011