CHICAGO (CBS)–The annual Cinco De Mayo parade and other festivities in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood have been canceled for the second year in a row.
A parade and festival were planned to kick off this weekend near the Cermak Road Chamber of Commerce.READ MORE: Jury Deliberations Begin In R. Kelly's New York Trial
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Instead, organizers say the festivities are being called off due to a conflict of interest related to 12th Ward Alderman George Cardenas and another organization.
The same scenario resulted in the cancellation of last year’s festival.MORE NEWS: Jordan Hassell Charged With Making Multiple Social Media Threats Targeting Chicago Public Schools