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Chicago in Focus

Chicago in Focus

CHICAGO IN FOCUS is an educational program co-sponsored by League of Women Voters of Chicago and Union League Club of Chicago.

The program features a series of speakers on topics and issues related to the City of Chicago.

Chicago in Focus is pleased to present the program list for 2017-18.

Chicago's Pedway System: Howard A. Learner, JD


The Pedway System - Chicago's Amazing Underground Passageway

Presented by Howard A. Learner, JD, President & Executive Director, Environmental Law and Policy Center.

This system of underground tunnels and overhead bridges links more than 40 blocks in the Central Business District, covering roughly five miles. How can we improve it?

  • Union League Club of Chicago, 65 W Jackson Blvd. map
  • Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; one hour program begins at 6 p.m.
  • Cash bar and light refreshments are available

Dress: Business casual, no jeans or denim.

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