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Zona Abierta: Whose River?

October 4, 2017


3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Zona Abierta
Whose River? Culture, Condos, and Controversy along Chicago's Waterway
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Presented by the UIC Latino Cultural Center and The Freshwater Lab
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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.
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Panel:
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
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Moderator:
Lena G. Reynolds, Civic Engagement Educator, LCC and School of Art & Art History MUSE alumna
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When: Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Time: 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: Latino Cultural Center - Lecture Center B2
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FREE refreshments and admission
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This program is co-sponsored by the UIC Office of Sustainability.
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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.

Location

B2 LCB Lecture Center B

Fee

FREE

Audience

General public

Website

latinocultural.uic.edu/lcc/upcoming-public-program . . .

Contact

lcc@uic.edu
3129963095

Category

Cultural Events/Special Campus Events/Student Organizations/Other

Department

UIC Office of Sustainability

Last updated

09-21-2017

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