As the powers that be struggle to determine the future of Wrigley Field, we explore the uniqueness of the neighborhood around the ballpark through a photographer’s work and get the inside story of one of Chicago’s most famous music venues, Metro.
Sustainability and ways that individuals can reduce their carbon footprint are becoming increasingly important in the city of Chicago. Today we meet with Heather Korpella from Chicago Gateway Green to tell us ways they’re beautifying City expressways and more. We also chat with Stephanie Katsaros from Bright Beat about mobile workshops at the APA National Planning Conference. And finally, Adam Burck from the Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce discusses the upcoming Green Resources Fair.
The Art Institute of Chicago is a world renowned museum with a collection of over 260,000 art works and artifacts. Today we hear about its 130-year history, the museum’s Modern Wing expansion, an exciting new exhibit, “They Seek a City,” and, finally, we learn about some of its educational programming.
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