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Rachel Weber Weighs In On Chicago TIF Policies In Crain's

In a Crain’s Chicago Business series covering the first 100 days of Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Rachel Weber, UIC professor of urban planning and policy, writes that the city and developers should use…

The Impact of a New Starbucks on Local Businesses

South Side Weekly quotes Rachel Weber, UIC professor of urban planning and policy, and Kate Lowe, UIC assistant professor of urban planning and policy, in a story examining an empty city lot in…

Do School Districts Close The Right Schools?

In an article in PA Times, Rachel Weber talks about the dilemma of choices administrators have when figuring out what to do with aging school buildings. Weber looked further into this issue by…