Rahm: less chess, more Cermak TIFs

Interview with the Chicago Reader's Ben Joravsky on why he continues to beat the drum on the McCormick-arena development; raising a TIF district's "freeze" level after projects complete; and front-end vs. back-end TIF district reforms. Length 5.2 minutes standard, 14.8 minutes premium.

Standard audio:

Premium audio:

Article: "Rahm checkmates school chess teams" (Chicago Reader)

Article: "Mayor Rahm finds $92 million for his South Loop deal" (Chicago Reader)

Document: Amendment No. 4 to Michigan/Cermak Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Project and Plan