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Monday, October 24

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The Wicker Park Advisory Council rejected an offer from organizers of the Green Music Festival, citing numerous problems with the festival in previous years. In related news, five West Town community organizations called for greater transparency from festival organizers and chambers of commerce regarding the finances of neighborhood festivals.

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