Did You Know?

Half of school children walked or biked to school in 1969, but only 13 percent were doing it in 2009.

Daniel Burnham takes corporeal form, blesses trail

Also on June 6, National Trails Day, 10 concurrent dedication ceremonies were pulled off flawlessly up and down the Cal-Sag and Calumet River by the Calumet-Sag Trail Coalition [towns & agencies building the trail] and the Friends of the Calumet-Sag Trail [the residents, trail users and businesses supporting its completion]. And Rails to Trails Conservancy with The Coca-Cola Company granted $35,000 to the Friends. It was that kind of wondrous day. Pictures and Mr. Burnham caught on video are popping up at – here's the quick link: