Garfield Park & North Lawndale

A City Council decision to slash the cost of licenses likely means more snacks on the go for Chicagoans.

Ald. Ed Burke (14th) called the actions "evil" and said the City Council must condemn them.

Ald. Brendan Reilly is pushing for a Downtown ban on State Street and Michigan Avenue.

The mayor's office also agreed to spend $1 million on violence prevention efforts — eventually.

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