Ever find yourself wishing you could escape the bitter cold and get from point A to point B via an underground tunnel? Now you can in parts of Chicago’s Loop. Thing is, not many people—both tourists and everyday pedestrians—know such a tunnel system exists. The city and a non-profit are hoping to change that and get more pedestrians to use the Pedway System.
This week some stakeholders are holding public meetings to go over some ideas for upgrading the decades-old system. Morning Shift talks to Chicago Tribune’s architecture critic Blair Kamin and gets his thoughts on the Pedway.
Confused By Chicago’s Pedway System? It’s Not Just You (Chicago Tribune)