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Memorial Day 2023: Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson’s safety plan to be put to test over historically violent weekend

Friday, May 26, 2023 10:16AM CHICAGO (WLS) — The Memorial Day weekend marks the first major test for Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson. Memorial Day weekend last year was filled with violence with nearly 50 people shot. This year with a new leader in place, Mayor Brandon Johnson has a new plan in place, vowing it […]

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Chicago Park District advisors, city council concerned about surveillance camera effectiveness, Better Government Association says | #citycouncil

CHICAGO (WLS) — In April, a Better Government Association investigation of the Chicago Park District’s distribution of security cameras in Chicago’s vast system of neighborhood parks revealed a tiny camera program with little money and riddled with inequity and neglect. “We found there are only security cameras in 16 parks in the city of 600 […]

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