The Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) began a strike authorization vote Wednesday.
From a new water and sewer tax to O'Hare bonds and TIFs, Progress Illinois rounds up highlights from Wednesday's Chicago City Council meeting.
Five Chicago aldermen want to surplus funds from a tax increment financing, or TIF, district located in their wards and use the money to help "alleviate the budget crisis" at the cash-strapped Chicago Public Schools.
Homelessness in Chicago is down 13 percent compared to last year, a new city report shows.
The Chicago Teachers Union House of Delegates approved a strike authorization vote Wednesday.
The Chicago Teachers Union's (CTU) House of Delegates will reportedly meet Wednesday to talk about a possible strike.
A Chicago City Council hearing will be held Wednesday on lead found in the water at over 100 public schools in the city.
At a talk Monday at the City Club of Chicago, Illinois State Sen. Kwame Raoul discussed what's next for the Chicago elected school board bill.
The Chicago Teachers Union is gearing up for a potential strike in October if the union and school district are still without a contract agreement by that time.