Announcing a new Meetup for Windy City Explorers!
What: South Loop
When: Sunday, April 11, 2010 2:00 PM
Michigan Ave. & Roosevelt Road
1200 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
Joe Steffen will lead a 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
. We will follow this route: http://www.walkjogrun.net/routes/current_route.cfm?rid=063FF45B-F636-3368-FBF7DD8BBBBADF0B&success=1Directions:
Take the CTA Blue, Green, Orange, or Red Line to Roosevelt; the Metra Electric train to Roosevelt; or one of many CTA buses. See "Plan a trip" on the CTA homepage: http://www.transitchicago.com/
If you drive, you can park on Michigan Ave. for $1/hour for 3 hours maximum, or there is a $7 all day parking lot 2 blocks south on Michigan near 14th St.
If you arrive after we have departed, call Joe's cell phone [masked] to find out where we are.
Learn more here:http://www.meetup.com/windycityexplorers/calendar/13059335/