Cecilia Reyes is a data reporter at the Chicago Tribune, interested in housing, criminal justice and education.
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How We Made “The Water Drain”
Tracing water from Lake Michigan to residents’ taps, and investigating why some pay much morePosted on
To piece together the bigger picture of water usage and how much people pay, the Tribune team used a variety of data sources, including their own survey. They found wide disparities in what residents were paying for water, with the poorest communities paying the most.