Video: What’s So Great About the Fulton River District?

Have you ever asked yourself, “Self, what’s so great about the Fulton River District?”  I haven’t either.  But that doesn’t mean there aren’t great things there.

For tens of thousands of people, it’s a way to get from their offices in the Loop to their homes in the suburbs.  But the Fulton River District Association wants people to know there’s a lot more going on on the western bank of the Chicago River.

Here’s a video the Association put together.  While the Haymarket Riot is certainly an historic event, I’m not sure celebrating a riot is the proper way to promote a neighborhood.  You decide for yourself:

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