The city got just $5 million from a new bag tax — after expecting the tax to generate $9.2 million.
It is still not clear how the Discovery Partners Institute, which could open by 2022, will be funded.
A recent study found that ride-share services are cutting transit use across the country.
"The days of fiscal smoke and mirrors are behind us," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said.
The eatery will open in the coming weeks at 1230 W. Taylor St., replacing Grub.
Gibsons Italia is set to open next week at 233 N. Canal St. Here's the menu.
Civic Federation President Laurence Msall praised the budget, but said concerns remain.
Police accountability investigators up, transportation down.
The city is set to tack on another 15 cents to each ride this year, and another 5 cents in 2019.
Here's the full text of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's speech on the 2018 budget.
The Independent Police Review Authority investigator was fired, the inspector general said.
Lewis said she felt good, called attack "a minor setback in my recovery from brain cancer."
Two aviation security officers were fired, according to the inspector general.
For the third straight year, Chicago gets named the rattiest city in the U.S.
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