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Ald. Michelle Harris, chairman of the Rules Committee, planned to make another try at passage next week.

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A group of five aldermen who represent a well funded TIF want it to go toward schools.

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Ald. George Cardenas called for making students a priority, but others defended their TIF funds.

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Rates to go up 30 percent over five years, and more money still will be needed to fund city pensions.

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"There's no strategic plan right now for training in the Department," said Lori Lightfoot.

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Protesters at the Board of Education backed three aldermanic proposals to raise a total of $400 million.

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A subsequent vote to scuttle a referendum on city lobbying failed in the City Council as well.

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The switch come after a letter from the parks service questioning preservation efforts surfaced.

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Parliamentary tactics used to limit ballot questions "hurts democracy," says Ald. David Moore.

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Ald. Pawar sponsored the plan after months of conflict with the "Lincoln Park Pirates" — Lincoln Towing.

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"If you're 'living like a local,' there aren't going to be any locals there," Ald. Michele Smith said.

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The new schools that tested positive for lead were Chappell, Durkin Park, Gunsaulus and Wentworth.

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The plan was approved by the City Council despite National Parks Service concerns with preservation.

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The Chicago Architecture Foundation plays host to the exhibit "50 Designers, 50 Ideas, 50 Wards."

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Fifteen aldermen still voted with Rahm 100 percent of the time, and he's never lost a contested vote.