Mayor Lightfoot: You Need to Open Chicago’s Beaches in 2021

On Saturday, August 9, Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot visited the concrete-lined lakeshore just south of Montrose Beach after hearing of a large gathering there. “This reckless behavior on Montrose Beach is what will cause us to shut down the parks and lakefront,” she tweeted along with a photo of the group in question. “It’s being addressed,” she followed up soon after. It sounded…