Extremely Local News 06.05.20

Bob Sirott

People eat outside of a restaurant in Evanston, Ill., Friday, May 29, 2020. Every region of Illinois met the criteria to move into Phase 3 of reopening Friday, May 29. Most of the state will do so, but Chicago will have to wait until June 3 to partially reopen. Starting Friday, more businesses will be allowed to reopen and people can start gathering in small groups while social distancing. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Shamus Toomey, the Editor in Chief and co-founder of Block Club Chicago, joined Bob Sirott to discuss some Chicago Neighborhood news. He provided details on the the rule that lets bars and restaurant with garage style doors and huge front windows actually seat people inside; a possible expansion to the number of streets shutdown for pedestrians; and a South Shore grocery store getting back on its feet after volunteers helped clean up from weekend looting.

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Bob Sirott's acclaimed broadcasting career has spanned nearly five decades and has included stints at WMAQ, WBBM-FM, WLS, WGN and various television stations. (Click for more.)
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