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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, October 20

9:14 AM CDT on October 20, 2021

    • Park will replace vacant lot at Kimball and The 606, city is doing cleanup of contamination (Block Club)
    • Man died after falling on tracks at Roosevelt; Green, Orange service were partially halted (CBS)
    • Several vehicles, including a police truck, demolished in Englewood crash, no word on injuries (CBS)
    • Boy, 5, found wandering around the Belmont Red station reunited with mother (CBS)
    • Ald. Hopkins organizes safety walk in Wicker Park after several shootings and robberies (Block Club)
    • John discusses the upcoming permanent dockless rental e-scooter program on WBEZ
    • Englewood neighbors are painting the 58th Street viaduct this weekend – here's how you can help (Block Club)

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