Chicago Teachers Choose Strike Date Of Oct. 17; Mayor Lightfoot Denies Request For CommentChicago teachers on Wednesday voted to pick a date of Oct. 17 to start a strike, should they not reach an agreement with the Chicago Public Schools.
Chicago Park District Has Reached Deal With 24 Of 25 Unions; Remaining Union Has Served Strike NoticeThe Chicago Park District announced Wednesday that has reached an agreement with all but one of the unions that represents its workers.
CPS Staff, Park District Staff Deliver Strike Notices TuesdayStaff members from Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Park District hand-delivered strike notices to Mayor Lori Lightfoot's office at City Hall Tuesday.
Peterson Park Gymnastics Center Closes For Cleaning After Staph InfectionsAll classes at the Peterson Park Gymnastics Center, at 5801 N. Pulaski Rd., have been canceled until further notice as crews replace equipment, and conduct a deep cleaning of the building.
Cleanup Costs For Lollapalooza Balloon To Highest Amount Since 2011Cleanup costs for Lollapalooza amounted to more than $645,000 this year – the highest amount since 2011.
After Months Of Questions About Filthy Conditions, Harding Park Gets Significant CleanupTime and time again the Morning Insiders found filthy conditions at Harding Park on the West Side. By late summer, the park finally got a makeover.
Gurgoyle Fountain Restored, Rededicated In Wicker ParkA Wicker Park neighborhood landmark was rededicated Sunday after undergoing a major renovation.
'Our Disgusting Park': Neighbors Say Once Tranquil Ogden Plaza Has Become Unsightly Health Hazard“It’s like watching your kids become juvenile delinquents,” Ogden Plaza Park landscape architect Bernard Jacobs said.
Illicit Trash Remains On Ground At Harding Park Despite PromisesThe CBS 2 Morning Insiders will not give up on their quest to make sure hundreds of thousands of Chicago children have a safe, clean place to play.
Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo To Remain Free Until Until Mid-CenturyChicago's Lincoln Park Zoo will remain free to all until mid-century under an agreement zoo operators reached with the city's park district.
Chicago Weather: Parks, Pools, Beaches, Libraries Ready To Help Chicagoans Beat The HeatThe extreme heat is something to keep in mind as you start your day, because it will build throughout the day.