Rep. Cynthia Soto tells lame duck Huberman
Pilsen parents who are fighting the demolition of the Whittier Elementary fieldhouse won the backing of a powerful ally Tuesday. A legislative task force recommended that the Chicago Public Schools restore heat to the fieldhouse and halt demolition plans until the group releases recommendations on how CPS should decide which facilities to repair or build. (Sun-Times)
"I support the parents," proclaimed Cynthia Soto, chair of the Chicago Educational Facilities Task Force.