A key campaign promise of Mayor Brandon Johnson, the measure aims to raise the city’s real estate transfer tax on property sales over $1 million to fund homelessness intervention efforts. Now after a city council passage, the ‘Bring Chicago Home’ measure will end up on voter’s ballots in March. Block Club Chicago’s Quinn Myers has the full story. President Joe Biden launched the initiative in Chicago this week for asylum seekers help find employment.
To check out Quinn’s full story, click here.11/15/23 12:00PM