Grassroots Chicago Executive Director Amisha Patel said the City Council’s creation of the new The Cortland and Chicago River TIF is an “egregious” example of abuse. [Heather Cherone/The Daily Line]

Wading into uncharted legal waters, two groups Wednesday sued the city of Chicago to block the tax increment financing district set to generate $900 million to subsidize the massive Lincoln Yards development, saying it will exacerbate the economic and racial segregation plaguing the city.

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