An Introduction to Chicago's Lakefront
The Lungs of the City
Discover the dramatic story of Chicago's lakefront in the documentary film: The Lungs of the City. With interviews from the experts, we examine important questions surrounding its continual controversy, fascinating history, and numerous caretakers; culminating in a call for advocacy.
IN ASSOCIATION WITH
Loyola University Chicago Lakeshore Community Partners & Friends of the Parks
This is just the beginning of the story. Chicago's lakefront narrative will continue expanding and so too will this film. Plans are in place to add future chapters, turning The Lungs of the City into a living breathing video resource for lakefront information.
In the meantime, explore the links below to learn more about Chicago's famous shore.
LINKS TO ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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