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This Mercedes is one of the thousands of abandoned vehicles on Chicago’s streets. (Photo/Giovanni Velez)(Photo/Giovanni Velez)

The Situation

Since Jan. 1, 2011, there have been over 250,000 abandoned vehicle service requests to 311, the non-emergency police number in Chicago. Around 200,000 of those are unique requests. Over 10,000 of those requests were made since the start of 2020.

According to the Department of Street and Sanitation

Giovanni Velez

Student Journalist at UIC with a Communications major and professional writing minor. Class of 2021.

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