Chicago Tribune Columnist Kristen McQueary: “Everyone’s going to really lose their patience” if the lakefront doesn’t reopen right after Memorial Day

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A Chicago police officer blocks the road to the Adler Planetarium along Lake Michigan Thursday, March 26, 2020, in Chicago. On Thursday morning, Chicago Police began turning joggers and others away from the city’s lakefront trails amid fears of the spread of the coronavirus, hours after Mayor Lori Lightfoot threatened to shut them down if people would not stop crowding the areas. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Chicago Tribune Columnist Kristen McQueary joins John Williams to discuss why the Editorial Board wrote a letter to Mayor Lori Lightfoot, asking her to reopen the lakefront path.

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