Joe Steffen will lead a 2 hour, 2.9 mile walk through the new Central Station residential neighborhood, the Prairie Avenue Landmark District, and the site of the infamous Levee, as described in the book Sin in the Second City: Madams, Ministers, Playboys, and the Battle for America's Soul, following this route. We will walk even if it is raining, so bring an umbrella or poncho. Please do not bring your dog.
Directions: CTA: Take the Green, Orange, or Red Line to Roosevelt and walk 1.5 blocks east to Michigan Ave.
Metra: Take the Metra Electric District Line to the Museum Campus/11th St. station, walk west to Michigan Ave. and south 1 block to Roosevelt Rd..
Driving: Street parking last year was $2/hour, 3 hours max.
If you have a smart phone and are good with maps, touching the meet up location shows a map with a pinpoint on the exact location. Touching the phrase “following this route" shows the route map so you can try to find us if you are late.