Saturday, June 29th at 1:00pm - “A Plan for The Chicago Portage; Today and Beyond”
The pinnacle and inspiration of this lecture series is the creation and implementation of the “2018 CHICAGO PORTAGE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE MASTER PLAN”.
Please join “Friends” co-founder Gary Mechanic and Kindy Kruller, Senior Planner, Forest Preserve District of Cook County as they
present this new “living document”. Then join us, community, in implementing these BIG plans forthe Chicago Portage.
All presentations are FREE, and are held at the Lyons Public Library, 4209 Joliet Avenue, Lyons Illinois 60543
Friends of the Chicago Portage (drupal.library.cmu.edu/chicago) promotes the historic interpretation, ecological restoration
and appropriate development of the Chicago Portage National Historic Site through volunteer advocacy, public events and
other projects that raise public awareness of the site’s history and significance.