Aldermen Force Special Meeting Over CPD’s July 4 Plans: ‘Our Communities Are Being Left To Fend For Themselves’ – WBEZ

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Nearly half of Chicago’s City Council pushed for a special meeting Friday to probe police Supt. David Brown about the department’s violence prevention plans ahead of the Fourth of July weekend. The meeting will be held over the objections of Mayor Lightfoot.

Reset gets the latest on the story and what to expect Friday.

GUESTS: Ald. Anthony Beale, 9th Ward

Heather Cherone, WTTW Chicago politics correspondent