Join us Saturday, June 6th for the opening of The 606. Be among the first to experience Chicago’s new park and trail system, over a decade in the making. And we want you to be part of the celebrations. Click here to learn more.

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      April 23, 2015 – Construction Update

      Reminder that a parking ban is in place on Bloomingdale Ave. between Paulina and Central Park.   Construction is ramping up as we get closer to the June 6th opening. Crews have restarted landscaping and concrete work. Expect frequent closures of parts of Bloomingdale Avenue to facilitate soil placement, deliveries to the trail top, and other construction-related items. Local detours will be provided, and some work and closures may go into evening or weekend hours. This work is primarily occurring at the moment between Artesian and Kimball. Happening now: Landscaping has resumed, beginning between Artesian and California, as well as…

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      Mayor Emanuel Announces The 606 Park And Trail To Open On 6/06/15

      Opening day festivities to include community celebrations, stretch all 2.7 miles of the Bloomingdale Trail Download the release Mayor Emanuel and the Trust for Public Land today announced the official opening date for The 606 park and trail system on Chicago’s northwest side will be – June 6, 2015 (6/06/15). The opening day festivities will include arts, performance, and community celebrations all along the 2.7 miles of the Bloomgindale Trail, the project’s centerpiece. Stretching between Ashland Ave (1600W) and Ridgeway (3750W) at Bloomingdale Ave (1800N), The 606 will a unique park consisting of the elevated Bloomingdale Trail, connected to ground-level…

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