Whose River? Culture, Condos, and Controversy along Chicago's Waterway
Presented by the UIC Latino Cultural Center and The Freshwater Lab
The City of Chicago, together with planning organizations and architects, has launched The Great Rivers Chicago plan. What do these plans mean for the city? What might they hold for neighborhood residents? Join us to hear leading voices explain the plans and discuss the Chicago River's history, current state, and future possibilities.
Representative Theresa Mah, 2nd District of Illinois General Assembly
Commissioner Debra Shore, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
Kim Wasserman, Executive Director, Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
Edith Tovar, Assistant Program Director, LCC and MUPP student in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs
Lena G. Reynolds, Civic Engagement Educator, LCC and School of Art & Art History MUSE alumna
When: Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Time: 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Latino Cultural Center - Lecture Center B2
FREE refreshments and admission
This program is co-sponsored by the UIC Office of Sustainability.
For more info, please call (312) 996-3095.
All audiences are welcome to join us at this program. Captioning, ASL Interpretation and Audio-Description services will be available upon request by contacting the number above.
B2 LCB Lecture Center B
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