Chicago’s dearth of accessible signals is “a huge pain in the ass,” says legally blind artist and musician Andy Slater.
Dibs is just an excuse to privatize public parking through implied threats. We need to eradicate it.
In some ways the city’s surprise announcement last month that it’s spending $17 million in funds from Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago Works infrastructure program to build or upgrade 100 miles of bike lanes in 2021 and 2022 was welcome news. But there are also some disappointing aspects of the plan, which I’ll get to in […]
Along with Chicago’s many beaches and tons of interesting things to do—plus the fact it’s relatively cheap to live here and generally fairly easy to get around without a car—our city’s diverse, affordable, and appetizing eating scene is one of the main things that makes this a terrific place to live. I first came up […]
Survey data and the vote breakdown on DuSable Drive showed a sharp racial divide in support.
Yes, it’s part of the tragic gutting of the Tribune. But John Kass’s departure is still good news.
It’s not clear why Waffle House doesn’t exist in Chicagoland, but it was worth the trip to Indianapolis.
The committee responded to blowback against its inclusion of Washington, Lincoln, and Grant statues on the list for possible removal.
Biden’s $2T infrastructure package would dramatically beef up funding for transit, vehicle electrification, and Amtrak.
The pandemic forced us to rethink how we use our streets.
Several statues along the shoreline are being reevaluated for possible removal.
It’s time to deplatform the right-wing Tribune columnist.
Renaming the landmark for Chicago’s Black founder would be a game-changer, but we can still also refer to Lake Shore Drive by its iconic appellation.
The span includes a special portal to Chicago’s strict Orthodox community.
Fire pits, winter sports, and other ideas to lift your spirits this winter