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Today’s Solutions: July 15, 2024

Chicago is seeing book returns

Chicago is seeing book returns surge 240% after the mayor eliminated fees

A little over a month ago, we published a story about Chicago libraries doing away with overdue book fees, which are disproportionately affecting the city’s lower-income residents. Now, one month since the fines were eliminated, Chicago libraries are reporting a 240 percent increase in the number Read More...