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Wednesday, February 26

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Back in July, we asked your opinion of the proposed "big-box" ordinance. Today, Mayor Daley has what may be the final say, announcing his veto of the measure. Ald. Joe Moore plans for an override vote later this week, but, with Ald. Manny Flores out of town, the mayor needs only convince one former supporter to switch sides.

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