Public packs Chicago lakefront, Mayor Lightfoot shuts down access

Following a Wednesday afternoon press conference where Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot condemned Chicagoans ignoring Illinois’ “stay-at-home” order, Lightfoot ordered the closing of Chicago’s lakefront, the Chicago Riverwalk and The 606 trail. The decision comes after video surfaced of Chicagoans congregating along Chicago’s lakefront. 48th District Ald. Harry Osterman informed residents that the Lakefront Trail, parks … Continue reading Public packs Chicago lakefront, Mayor Lightfoot shuts down access