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  • Chicago parking tax changes pass despite opposition

    Chicago parking tax changes pass despite opposition
    Many folks who park in a Chicago garage or lot will pay more come July under a new tax structure the City Council approved today despite objections from the hotel industry. Six aldermen, including Ald. Brendan Reilly, 42nd, who represents downtown,...
  • Gaztro-Wagon storefront to close

    Gaztro-Wagon storefront to close
    Gaztro-Wagon announced today on Twitter that its Edgewater storefront (5973 N. Clark St.) has closed its doors. The food truck, one of Chicago mobile food's pioneering efforts, will go on hiatus until spring. The decision was a financial one, said...
  • Mayor's speed camera stats sketchy

    Mayor's speed camera stats sketchy
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel was frustrated that doubters of his controversial speed-camera plan were ignoring a city study he said offered compelling proof of the life-saving impact of camera technology. That study, the mayor said in an interview last month,...
  • Aldermen demand information from Emanuel on speed cameras

    Aldermen demand information from Emanuel on speed cameras
    Aldermen today asked Mayor Rahm Emanuel for information to back up his contention that speed cameras near schools and parks are about saving lives, rather than swelling city coffers. The demand for data came as Transportation Commissioner Gabe Klein...
  • The politics of garbage

     
    Courtesy of WTTW-Ch. 11, here is a lightly-edited rush transcript of the segment on Chicago's antiquated garbage-pickup system seen yesterday on " Chicago Tonight" provided by WTTW-Ch. 11. See if you react as strongly as I did to 27th Ward......
  • Aldermen “Raise the Bar” for the ‘hood

     
    Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) and Ald. Scott Waguespack (32rd) told area residents last Tuesday that increasing parking and reducing graffiti are among their top priorities....
  • Great Scott? I doubt it.

     
    (32nd Ward Alderman. Scott)Waguespack talked about challenging the boss. Common wisdom assumes Daley would have survived, but the mayor had reached the tipping point. And in a one-on-one race between a fresh-faced Waguespack and the tired jowls of King...
  • Tight City Council races: Veteran aldermen head for runoffs

     
    UPDATED at 9:43 p.m. Posted by Hal Dardick and John Byrne at 7:10 p.m.; check back for updates on results. City Council incumbents in several wards were beating back challenges tonight but at least two longtime aldermen appeared headed for......
  • Moreno, Waguespack part of young City Council

     
    Alderman-elect Proco “Joe” Moreno of the 1st Ward (much of Wicker Park) and alderman Scott Waguespack (much of Bucktown), who just won reelection in the 32nd Ward, are part of a new generation of City Councilmen who are in their 30s. The...
  • What can Wicker Park expect in 2011?

     
    The good: A vegan restaurant, drug store, street murals, a new park. The bad: Possibly more graffiti and earlier last calls?...
  • Aldermanic races in Lincoln Park, Uptown about development, political approach

     
    Posted by Erika Slife at 4:15 p.m. Editor's note: this is a longer version of a story that appears in Saturday's print edition. For decades, many of the city’s North Side neighborhoods embraced political independence, electing lakefront liberals who...