Two More Riverwalk “Rooms” Open to the Public
May26

Two More Riverwalk “Rooms” Open to the Public

Two main sections of the Chicago Riverwalk opened to the public over the Memorial Day weekend.  Just before 1:00pm, the barriers were removed on two sections between Clark Street and State Street known as The Marina and The Cove.  These are the first sections of the riverwalk to be completed on the main channel of the Chicago River since the portion just east of Michigan Avenue was finished several years ago. Though the riverside...

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Main Section of the Chicago Riverwalk About to Become a Thing
Oct09

Main Section of the Chicago Riverwalk About to Become a Thing

A couple of days ago, 42nd Ward Alderman Brendan Reilly sent out an e-mail letting his constituents know that another  link in the chain of parks that will eventually make up the Chicago Riverwalk will inch toward reality just in time for the onset of winter. The e-mail claims that the Chicago Department of Transportation is going to begin construction on the portion of the riverwalk along the heart of the main channel of the Chicago...

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