Did You Know?

While the Chicago region’s population grew by 18 percent since 1980, the traffic increased by 66 percent in the same period.

Solidarity Drive Underpass Complete!!

The underpass at Solidarity Drive is open! Randy Warren blogged about this a few weeks ago but as I was on a run down to McCormick Place last night I stumbled upon this beautiful connector. Now path-users can avoid the chaos and planetarium and aquarium automobile traffic at street level by taking this underground detour. According to Mayor Daley, “This project improves the experience of not only the bicyclists, joggers and walkers who use the Trail, but also make it easier on pedestrians and motorists visiting the Museum Campus.”

To read more about the underpass on the City of Chicago website, click here.