So what is next for the Lincoln Yards development after today’s City Council vote to approve TIF money?

Credit: Curtis Waltz/—Cutline: An aerial photo of the historically industrial North Branch Industrial Corridor site, where Sterling Bay wants to develop Lincoln Yards.

The Daily Line‘s Heather Cherone joins Justin on Extension 720 to talk about today’s Chicago City Council meeting that approved TIF money for the highly controversial Lincoln Yards development. Heather talks about what this means for Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot, what it means for the areas that will be impacted by the development and how this will impact Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s legacy.

This is the podcast for Extension 720. The show originates from Chicago on WGN Radio and features newsmakers, tastemakers and trailblazers.  Hosted by award-winning broadcaster Justin Kaufmann, this talk show/audio magazine goes in-depth to help you better understand the city (and world) that you live in.

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