CPD Officers Fire Shots At Suspect During Arrest On Bloomingdale TrailA 28-year-old man was arrested Thursday morning after police fired shots at him while responding to "several crimes involving a weapon."
City Council Approves Extra Demolition Fees For Homes In Pilsen And Along Bloomingdale Trail“This is an extremely reasonable policy to protect naturally-occurring affordable housing in our Chicago neighborhoods that are seeing record-high displacement in this moment,” said Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (35th).
Developers Could Soon Have To Pay Thousands More To Tear Down Residential Buildings In Pilsen, Near Bloomingdale TrailRevenue from the additional fees would go to the city’s Affordable Housing Opportunity Fund, which collects various fees from developers to help subsidize affordable housing initiatives in lower-income neighborhoods.
Alderman, Park District Seek Safety Improvements On The 606 After Multiple Incidents Of Cars Driving On Pedestrian And Cycling TrailAld. Daniel La Spata (1st), one of three aldermen whose wards include portions of The 606, is asking for retractable bollards to be installed at entrances that are currently large enough for cars to get onto the 606.
The 606 Trail To Reopen Monday; Billionaire Ken Griffin Donates $4.75M To Repair Reopening Lakefront TrailMayor Lori Lightfoot announced Thursday afternoon that the 606 would be open daily from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., but users must “keep it moving."
Best Hiking Trails In ChicagoThere are plenty of hiking options around town offering woods, water features, quiet and a dose of Mother Nature very near the concrete jungle.
Neighborhood Guide: Wicker ParkExplore the trendy neighborhood of Wicker Park when you check out this guide to some of the best restaurants, bars and festivals in the area.
5 Of The Best Places to Run In ChicagoHit the trails or the treadmills when you check out these places to run in Chicago and the suburbs.
Best Ways To Spend New Year's Day In ChicagoThere's more to do in Chicago on New Year's Day than stay at home. Get out of the house and enjoy the start of 2016 with these five ideas.
Dog Owners Get Pet Portraits At Dog Park On 606 TrailTo kick off the reveal of a temporary mural along the 606 – also known as the Bloomingdale Trail – free dog portraits were created by local artists with Project Onward, a nonprofit studio and gallery for artists with mental and developmental disabilities.
New 606 Trail Proves Popular; But Some Complain Of Crime, Rowdy BehaviorThe new elevated 606 trail on the city’s West Side has proved very popular with joggers and cyclists who have given it rave reviews, but it’s also generated several complaints from residents about gang activity and drunken behavior.
Bloomingdale Trail: 'Finish Line' Nears For Chicago's Next Great ParkIt has been billed as Chicago's next great park.
Construction Crews Blamed For Flooding Along Trail SiteRemember the storms last Monday? Some people on a stretch of Bloomindale say they're still cleaning up because of someone else’s mistake. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
Opening Delayed For The 606 Trail Due To Brutal WinterA much-anticipated new park and bike trail from Humboldt Park to Wicker Park won’t be completed until next year, after the bitter winter weather hampered construction efforts.