Landlords And Tenants Seek Relief From Congress In Next COVID-19 Aid PackageRent and mortgage relief; that's what brought landlords and tenants together for a virtual town hall meeting Monday morning as families in Illinois get ready for another month without enough income to pay bills.
'We're Dying On The Streets': Advocates Demand City Provide CHA Housing To Homeless During COVID-19 CrisisMore than 50 cars drove around City Hall as advocates demanded the city help flatten the COVID-19 curve by providing permanent housing for people experiencing homelessness.
Coronavirus In Illinois: Second Shipment Of PPE From China Arriving At O'Hare Airport TodayGov. JB Pritzker has said Illinois is competing with other states, the federal government, and even foreign countries for PPE in the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic; while also trying to avoid being scammed by those selling bogus supplies.
Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Force Developer Out Of Little Village After Smokestack Demolition Blankets Neighborhood In DustCommunity activists and elected officials in Little Village and North Lawndale are demanding Mayor Lori Lightfoot be held accountable for the demolition gone wrong.
Westlake Hospital In Melrose Park To Reopen For COVID-19 PatientsWestlake Hospital is now being prepped to become an alternate treatment site for COVID-19 patients. It will be equipped with 230 beds.
Lawsuit Asking For Release Of Prisoners At Risk For COVID-19The cases up for consideration range from low level felonies to violent habitual offenders. At last check, a total of 167 detainees have tested positive for COVID-19.
University Of Chicago Launches Push To Help South Side Families, Businesses During COVID-19 CrisisThe University of Chicago has launched an effort to help South Side families and businesses during the COVID-19 crisis.
Rush University Medical Center Ready To Use Welcome Center As Makeshift ER If COVID-19 Cases SurgeIllinois hospitals are bracing for a surge of COVID-19 patients in the coming days, as the White House expects Cook County to become a hot spot for the new coronavirus.
Protecting Vulnerable Populations Against The CoronavirusExperts said those with elderly family members should consider asking them to change their routine.
CPD Adding 50 Officers To CTA Unit, Creating Transit Detective Team, Building New Nerve Center To Monitor Cameras“Violence on our [mass transit] system is just not going to be tolerated,” Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Friday morning.
Extra-Alarm Blaze Destroys South Loop Dry Cleaner, Holistic Healing Studio; 'It's Heart-Wrenching'Twenty-foot flames lit up a block in Chicago's South Loop.