As long as Chicagoans don’t care about TIFs, let’s turn the city into a giant TIF district to pay our bills.
Vying to flip one of four Republican seats, the 29-year-old would be the first Muslim in the county legislature.
The city’s TIFs will generate a record $561 million this tax year. Which means more money for the mayor to sneakily divert into vanity projects like Navy Pier.
Why cut $140 million from CPS when there’s $461 million in TIF money available?
Rahm Emanuel, Toni Preckwinkle, and other heavy hitters vie for influence in local primary elections
Chicago aldermen have ranged from the corrupt and the racist to the gallant mavericks