If Chicago’s kids read 2.4 million books, Jimmy Fallon will host The Tonight Show in Chicago for the first time since 1998. Click through to learn more about this summer's program!
"These playgrounds provide Chicago kids with a safe place to play and be active, but they also help form the foundation for a stronger community," said Mayor Emanuel. "As part of the Chicago Plays! initiative, we aren't just building playgrounds – we're building a new Chicago, community by community."
|Aug 1, 2014||One Summer Chicago Youth ‘Pitch In’ To Clean City Parks|
|Aug 1, 2014||Mayor Emanuel Announces Task Force to Propose Enhancements to the Museum Campus Transportation Network|
|Aug 1, 2014||Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District Announce Films to Be Featured as Part of Free Inaugural Local Film Showcase|
|Jul 31, 2014||Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District Announce Calumet Bike Park At Big Marsh|
|Jul 31, 2014||Mayor Emanuel Announces ThinkChicago: Lollapalooza 2014 And Launches Lollapalooza Challenge|
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|Aug 1, 2014||City of Chicago Hosting New Workshops about Happy Hour Law and Pedicab Licensing|
|Jul 31, 2014||As Lollapalooza Returns To Grant Park This Weekend, City Encourages Music Fans To Enjoy PremierFestival Safely And Responsibly|
|Jul 31, 2014||16th Annual World Music Festival Chicago Returns September 11-21|
|Jul 30, 2014||More than 120 Senior Apartments Approved for Three South Side Communities|
|Jul 30, 2014||Historic Strand Hotel Proposed for Conversion into Affordable Apartments|
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McCormick Place, Chicago’s convention center, offers the largest amount of exhibition space in North America (2.2 million square feet)