Extremely Local News: Why Chicago doesn’t plow alleys, ghost kitchens, and more

Bob Sirott

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – FEBRUARY 16: Snow is piled up around the outdoor dining area of a cafe in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on February 16, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Residents are digging out this morning after snowstorm coupled with lake-effect snow dumped more than 17 inches of snow in the some areas of the city. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Shamus Toomey, Editor in Chief and co-founder of Block Club Chicago, joins Bob Sirott to share the latest Chicago neighborhood stories. Shamus shares information on ghost kitchen’s benefit Uber Eats & Grubhub while restaurants suffer, why Chicago doesn’t plow alleys, and more!

Bob Sirott
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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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