Mayor of Palatine: ‘NFL franchises own their own stadiums, this will put the Bears into the stratosphere’

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The Chicago Bears are a step closer toward moving out of Soldier Field

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Mayor of Palatine, and former Chicago Bear, Jim Schwantz joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to react to the Chicago Bears’ announcement of signing a purchase agreement with Churchill Downs Inc. for the 326-acre Arlington Park property in suburban Arlington Heights.

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