19 Months of Chicago Development, Mapped

By Claudia Morell

Spurred by our upcoming discussion with Department of Planning and Development Commissioner David Reifman and a desire to look at the big picture of Chicago development, we’ve created a 19-month overview of major developments across Chicago in an interactive map.

Seven Things About The Past 19 Months of Chicago Development That Stand Out

By Claudia Morell

Using development data from the Chicago Department of Planning and Development, we created a map of major developments in Chicago over a 19-month period. There are a number of things that stand out:

Cook County Board Preview: Big Contract For Clerk Brown’s Office, Property Tax Break Changes

By A.D. Quig

Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled the name of the Cook Count Assessor’s legal director, Khang Trinh. A $36 million software contract for the Clerk of the Circuit Court Dorothy Brown’s office is up for consideration in committee today, but

#BLMChi’s Kofi Ademola: CPD “An Inherently Violent, Paramilitary Force”

What Subscribers Say

I use The Daily Line daily to keep up with the details of Chicago city government and it provides valuable up to date information.

Lisa Ouzounian

Comcast

The Daily Line is the first thing I read in the morning. The detailed reporting invariably gives me critical insight into what's really going on in City Council behind the scenes.

Joanna Klonsky

Political PR Professional
I start every weekday with The Daily Line. Before anything else.

Brian Bernardoni

Illinois Realtors

Latest Clout.Wiki Entries

Kim Foxx

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx harnessed progressive credentials and a close connection to Toni Preckwinkle to ride a wave of dissatisfaction with Chicago’s law enforcement apparatus to her election in 2016. 

Anna Valencia

Appointed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel in December to replace Susana Mendoza as City Clerk, Anna “Andrea” Valencia was officially sworn into office on January 25th, 2017.

Sonya Harper

Englewood community organizer, former broadcaster, and public relations specialist Sonya Harper was appointed to become 6th District State Representative following the death of Democrat Esther Golar in the fall of 2015.