Alderman Walter Burnett proposed the nine month moratorium on smaller digital billboards less than 100 square feet.
A group of about 50 teachers, parents and students from the Chicago Public Schools boarded a bus to Springfield Tuesday morning, to make their voices heard about school closings.
Four busloads of Latino activists marched from Daley Plaza to Federal Plaza on Monday, to demand President Barack Obama focus on immigration reform during his second term.
Nearly 150 angry homeowners and renters, many facing foreclosure, jammed a near West Side union hall to demand a moratorium on evictions.
A South Side alderman says he is working to protect residents despite how it looks as he tries to lift Chicago’s moratorium on landfills.
The City of Des Plaines might put the brakes on taxicabs.
An advocacy group wants a moratorium on the construction of new fast food restaurants in Chicago.