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City Council

Chicago aldermen question mayor’s plan to raise property taxes, rely on federal COVID-19 aid in new budget

No property tax increase? Aldermen aren’t buying Lightfoot’s argument

Calling him ‘Chicago’s very own Donald trump,’ local Dems say Ald. Gardiner should be booted from progressive fundraising site

Divided City Council relaxes zoning requirements for marijuana sales

City Council finally launches search for city’s next watchdog, as deadline looms

Domestic workers applaud new city ordinance that gives them the right to a written contract with an employer

Chicago Ald. Jim Gardiner, said to be subject of FBI probe, now also faces Ethics Board inquiry

Number of Chicago aldermen declining pay raise drops to 5 as George Cardenas blames ‘mix-up’ for his inclusion in list

Ald. Patrick Daley Thompson used same accounting firm that cleared Bridgeport bank before it failed

City Council postpones vote on Lightfoot’s overhaul of weed rules