The Burnham Plan Centennial - Bold Plans, Big Dreams

About the Centennial

Community Showcase Tours

Burnham 100 Bulletin
Bold Plans Big Dreams
September 30, 2009
Bold Plans. Big Dreams.
Community Showcase Tours
Saturday, October 10, 2009
9:30 am - 12:30 pm and 1:30 - 4:30 pm

As part of One Book One Chicago programming, explore the unique stories and bold plans of six diverse Chicago neighborhoods as told through the voices of community leaders and residents. The three-hour tours will depart from and return to the Chicago Cultural Center and include:


  • Gateway to the World - Albany Park
  • Rebuilding a Classic Chicago Community - Auburn Gresham
  • Discover Pilsen - Pilsen
  • From Civil War to Civil Rights and Beyond - Quad Communities
  • From Pollution to Solution - South Chicago
  • Gateway to India - West Ridge
  • The tours are free but registration is required. For more information and to make your reservation, click here.

    The Bold Plans Big Dreams Community Showcase Tours initiative is made possible with support from the Boeing Company and LISC/Chicago.


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