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Only 0.7 percent of federal transportation funds are spent on improving pedestrian facilities.

Lakefront Trail Activities June 8-10

Permitted activities that may affect your use of the Lakefront Trail June 8-10, 2012

Friday, June 8

Blues Fest, Grant Park, 11:00am-9:30pm

Saturday, June 9

13.1 marathon Chicago, Lakefront Trail between ~35th Street and 71st Street, 6:00am-Noon, this run is primarily on the Lakefront Trail, course map here

Girls on the Run 5K, Museum Campus, Step off 8:30am, this is a 15,000 person run but none of it goes directly onto the Lakefront Trail, course map here

Chicago Ragnar Relay, Lincoln Park-Ardmore to Montrose Beach, 10:00am-8:00pm, it looks as though this run will be on the Lakefront Trail between Ardmore and Foster (then the soft-surface running trail to Montrose Beach), course map here

Blues Fest, Grant Park, 11:00am-9:30pm

Sunday, June 10

St. Ita's 5K Fun Run/Walk, Lincoln Park-Grove 16, 7-8:30am

Run Home Chicago, Soldier Field, Step off at 8am

Blues Fest, Grant Park, 11:00am-9pm