Debt, Driven Into Debt

Hundreds of Thousands of Chicago Motorists Could Receive Debt Relief From Vehicle Sticker Tickets as the City Expands Reform

ProPublica Illinois is an independent, nonprofit newsroom that produces investigative journalism with moral force. Sign up for our newsletter to get weekly updates written by our journalists. This story is a collaboration between ProPublica Illinois and WBEZ Chicago. The city of Chicago said Friday that it will wipe out some, if not all, debt due to unpaid vehicle sticker tickets ...

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Chicago City Council Approves Ticket and Debt Collection Reforms to Help Low-Income and Minority Motorists

ProPublica Illinois is an independent, nonprofit newsroom that produces investigative journalism with moral force. Sign up for our newsletter to get weekly updates written by our journalists. This story is a collaboration between ProPublica Illinois and WBEZ Chicago. The Chicago City Council on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved an overhaul of its punitive ticketing and debt collection system, including an end to ...

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