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Chicago implements task force to crack down on large parties, gatherings

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - The city has implemented a new task force to crack down on large parties and gatherings.
It's operated by the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protections and they've already shuttered some venues.
The department performed 23 investigations over the weekend. They issued five cease and desist orders and three closure orders.
Cork and Kerry in Beverly is a neighborhood favorite. But their doors were shut last week for several days.
“we've been here since 1988,” owner Bill Guide said. “Everybody is dealing with the same thing, not just us.”
They had to close when business...
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Party crackdown: Chicago rolls out new task force targeting gathering violating COVID-19 guidelines

Party crackdown: Chicago rolls out new task force targeting gathering violating COVID-19 guidelines

1 month ago   |   By ABC

The City of Chicago has rolled out a new task force that will target large gatherings and the business owners who organize them.
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