July 25, 2024
3:00PM - 6:00PM

Nine Mile Walking Tour

Revitalization in Action: Exploring Oak Park's Nine Mile Corridor

From 3 PM to 6 PM on July 25th

2 AICP CM Credits 

Embark on a journey highlighting the economic revitalization of the Nine Mile Rd Corridor. You will learn about the “road diet” that improved safety for pedestrians, cyclists and drivers, fostering a more walkable environment. You will also explore the Nine Mile Linear Park, Connector Park, and Seneca and Sherman Pocket Parks, with the addition of art sculptures, play structures for kids, seating areas, and the MoGo shared-bike system.  Discover the economic impact of the project and how it has fostered a thriving community, attracted a diverse mix of businesses and stimulated a new housing development. You will encounter new businesses and learn about the project’s role in attracting them to the area. This experience showcases the positive impact of community-driven initiatives and fostering a thriving commercial corridor and connected community.

Details and registration here. 

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