• City leaders talk public safety ahead of Lunar New Year festivities in Chinatown

    8 days ago - By WGN TV

    CHICAGO - In light of the mass shootings that impacted the Asian-American community in California and around the country last week, 11th Ward Alderwoman Nicole Lee and other city and county officials talked public safety ahead of weekend festivities planned in Chinatown.
    "I would like for us to take a moment of silence to acknowledge those who were lost in the mass shootings over the weekend," Lee said.
    Looking ahead to Saturday, organizers of Chinatown's Lunar New Year Parade said there will be heightened security around the event, including uniformed and plain-clothed CPD officers, as...
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