Chicago’s Pothole Plague: How the city is tackling the problem with potholes head on

By Sharon Delavega & Brenden Miranda

For decades, Chicago streets have been plagued by potholes located on just about every cross street imaginable.

The issue only gets worse for the city during the winter months, where the city has seen a 20% increase in pothole complaints from the past year, according to city data. And some of them still haven’t been repaired almost a year after reporting, which has the city looking at making changes to its repair process.

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Data: Here’s where Illinois ranks in craft beer sales

Illinois, just like the rest of the United States, is cashing in on the trendy craft brewery industry, and has already shown major progress within a short couple of years.

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Data: Craft brewery breakdown per state, meteoric rise in California, Washington

The popularity and rise of craft breweries is coming at no surprise to anyone, and thanks to data collected by the Brewers Association, we’re able to see just how many craft breweries are currently operating per state within the US.

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