"Uptown Chicago taxpayers remain in the dark about the progress of the Wilson Yard TIF (tax increment financing) project. Just a few months ago we blogged about the TIF situation in Uptown and now we have an update.
Not only does Alderman Shiller want to nearly double the TIF’s original budget by $54 million, but she’s still not giving any specifics about how the original $58 million is being spent. This brings the total amount devoted to this non-transparent, unaccountable spending program to $112,000,000."
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