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Today’s Headlines for Monday, April 4

9:29 AM CDT on April 4, 2022

    • TIF districts are under the microscope again as reform measure circulates (Crain's)
    • The DIY GRRL Collective wants to teach Chicagoans how to fix cars and bikes themselves (Block Club)
    • ABC 7 provides a follow up on Chris Gonzales-Alabastro, who was hit by an SUV driver on March 18
    • More info on and renderings of the POP! Plazas for West Garfield Park and Chatham (Urbanize)
    • A more detailed look at the Mahalia Jackson Court plaza for Chatham (Block Club)
    • Jim Reilly, former Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority and RTA chief, has died (Tribune)
    • Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez says that he does not support casino plan at "The 78" mega-development (Block Club)
    • The latest episode of The Sustainable City podcast highlights Heidelberg mayor Dr. Eckart Würzner about his efforts to create a car-free community.

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