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Class Transit

To the editors: Comments relating to Harold Henderson’s transit article published on April 3, 1992 [“Chicago Transit Atrocity”]: My observations of the way developers and agencies of government relate to public transit lead me to conclude that there is little political will in the United States, either nationally or locally, for establishing environments conducive to […]

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Farmland Folly

To the editors: Robert Heuer’s March 27 article on agricultural land conversion offers convincing evidence that many of our region’s most fertile crop lands are at risk for future use in agriculture. Notwithstanding the generous incomes obtainable through trading agricultural commodities, the crops that provide much of our food and most of Illinois’ exports can […]