But Protect Our Parks says more legal challenges are coming for the Jackson Park plan.
The activist group Protect Our Parks claims that the city’s plan to turn 19 acres of Jackson Park over to the Obama Foundation is unconstitutional.
The city is missing a huge opportunity to turn Rezkoville, 62 acres of barren land along the river in the South Loop, into a park or prairie preserve.
An emotionally symposium at the University of Chicago this week brought out many opinions but few solutions.
The city should beef up transit instead of widening roads and eating up parkland.
Also, city clerk Anna Valencia discusses her struggle to be taken seriously as a woman in politics.
Also, how local “Dreamers” are planning ahead while Congress decides their fate.
The foundation releases a statement in response to mounting protests.
What the Obama Foundation’s summit revealed about its mission.
Also, Prince Harry and Michelle Obama surprise south-side students.
The Obama Foundation Summit and more goings-on the week of October 30-November 2
The Presidential Center’s latest plans have kicked off a surge of serious protest.
Also, Harvey Weinstein’s unlikely 1985 Bears connection.
Also, the Obama Foundation wants to change the nation’s stereotypes about the south side.
Also, parolees can no longer be arrested for being spotted with a gang member in Illinois.