Did You Know?

Only 24 percent of jobs in the region are accessible by transit in 90 minutes or less by a typical resident — and that number drops to 12 percent in the suburbs.

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: