Aldermen have a real chance to tackleChicago’s housing crisis

By Richard Day and Alec Schwengler It’s no secret that Chicago faces a housing crisis. In 2020, the city’s Housing Department estimated that the city faces a shortfall of 120,000 affordable units. And that number has almost certainly risen as rents have spiked, especially in supply-constrained wealthy neighborhoods.Making room for new residents can be politically […]