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Monday, January 20

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City Hall closed on a $288 million federal loan to begin upgrades on O'Hare Airport's "people mover system." The $800 million project, slated for completion in 2016, will include a consolidated rental car facility, parking garage, Metra transfer station, automated transit system station, and bus plaza.

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