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Block Club Chicago - Coronavirus In Chicago: Lightfoot Vows To Fix Racial Divides That Have Worsened Crisis For Black, Brown Chicagoans

Chicago Sun-Times - Lightfoot, Pritzker respond to surge of COVID-19 cases among Hispanics

Block Club Chicago - Chicago’s Latino Neighborhoods Have Most Coronavirus Cases In The State. Is The City Doing Enough To Respond?

Fox 32 - Bridgeport residents fed up over dangerous drag racing in their neighborhood

Patch - Pritzker Brags As Coronavirus Testing In Minority Enclaves Lags

Patch - Pritzker's Coronavirus Testing Push Missing Minority Hot Spots?


WTTW - COVID-19 Policy: Ald. Lopez on Southwest Side Pandemic Response

Block Club Chicago - Englewood Seniors And Essential Workers Can Get Free Masks Thanks To This Man’s Constant Sewing

ProPublica Illinois - In Chicago, Urban Density May Not Be to Blame for the Spread of the Coronavirus

CBS 2 Chicago - Aldermen Vote To Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages Starting In 2021

ABC 7 Chicago - Coronavirus Chicago: Mayor Lightfoot grows frustrated as City Council delays emergency powers decision; David Brown confirmed as CPD superintendent

CBS Chicago - Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts ‘Preening’ Opponents Who Delayed City Council Vote On Emergency COVID-19 Spending Powers; ‘The Ploy Of These Grandstanders Changes Nothing’

WGN - City Council confirms David Brown as Chicago’s new police superintendent

WTTW - Aldermen Block Measure Giving Lightfoot Emergency Powers Ordinance

Crain's Chicago Business - Lightfoot's emergency powers ordinance blocked

Block Club Chicago - City’s First Online Council Meeting Ends With Name Calling, ‘Grandstanding’ As Vote On Emergency Powers For Mayor Delayed

Chicago Tribune - Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s opponents block COVID-19 measure giving her extraordinary spending powers for Chicago’s pandemic response

Chicago Sun-Times - Aldermen who blocked emergency powers ordinance are ‘selfish, grandstanding,’ Lightfoot says

Chicago Tribune - Chicago alderman proposes benefits fund for essential city workers who die in a disaster, such as coronavirus pandemic

Chicago Sun-Times - Alderman proposes 15-day furlough for elected officials to generate $375K for protective gear, supplies for first-responders

Chicago Tribune - In email exchange, Mayor Lori Lightfoot offers to withhold Chicago Alderman's pay to help buy equipment for first responders amid Coronavirus outbreak

Chicago Sun-Times - City Council committee launches crackdown on cyber flashing

Chicago Sun-Times - CPS students unlikely to return to schools this year, alderman says after mayoral briefing

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