CHICAGO — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools’ leaders shed little light Wednesday on how the cash-strapped district will afford the estimated $300 million price tag for a new four-year teachers’ contract that ended the system’s first strike in 25 years.

The Chicago Teachers Union’s House of Delegates voted to suspend the strike Tuesday after reviewing the pact struck between the district and CTU leaders following compromises from both sides. Rank and file teachers still must formally approve the contract but schools reopened Wednesday.

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