Mayor Lori Lightfoot speaks in October at an announcement of the INVEST South/West Initiative. (Provided)

Among the hundreds of items passed by the Chicago City Council at its April 24 meeting was funding for Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s nascent INVEST South/West project.

Announced last October, the mayor’s project aims to reinvigorate the West and South Sides, in part by jumpstarting local businesses.

Want to read the whole article?

Members of The Daily Line get full access to articles associated with their subscription, including our archives, spreadsheets, and reports, along with our daily newsletters and exclusive offers on our special events.

Sign up