Turning the Chicago River into the city's next widespread recreational park will be the focus of Building on Burnham, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced at a press conference Monday.
- Well-designed parks are an essential part of livable cities.
- Parks like the 606 and Maggie Daley Park take new approaches to urban recreational space.
- The expansion of the Riverwalk is bringing vibrant new public space to the Chicago River.
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