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Public Workshop | South Parks - February 8, 2016

Public Workshop | South Parks - February 8, 2016

December 31, 2015

Workshops & Events

Project 120 Chicago and Chicago Park District are developing plans for the South Parks. Attend a Public Workshop at the Washington Park Refectory at 5531 South Russell Drive to review and discuss Washington and Jackson Park framework plans.

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Obama library, Wooded Island on parks watch list in 2015

Obama library, Wooded Island on parks watch list in 2015

December 30, 2015

In the News

December 30, 2015 Hyde Park Herald article summarizing  some of the 2015 activities in the South Parks, including the Obama Library, Wooded Island, and SKY LANDING by Yoko Ono. 

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Hyde Park Herald Project 120 Update

Hyde Park Herald Project 120 Update

December 16, 2015

In the News

“These parks were designed as one system, for one Chicago,” Karr said. On December 16, 2015, the Hyde Park Herald reported on remarks made by Karr during his recent presentation entitled “The South Parks: Our American Story” at the Chicago Cultural Center.

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Presentation | "The South Parks: An American Story"

December 10, 2015

Workshops & Events

Karr will not only discuss the future of the parks, but also the history that establishes these parks among the most interesting and significant urban parks in the nation.

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Video | "South Parks Revitalization Through Partnerships"

December 09, 2015

Project Updates

Enjoy this new video "South Parks Revitalization Through Partnerships" from Project 120 Chicago!

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Video | "The South Parks From Above"

Video | "The South Parks From Above"

November 24, 2015

Project Updates

Enjoy this new video "The South Parks from Above" from Project 120 Chicago!

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Public Workshop | South Parks - November 9, 2015

Public Workshop | South Parks - November 9, 2015

October 20, 2015

Workshops & Events

Project 120 Chicago and Chicago Park District are developing plans for the South Parks. Attend a Public Workshop at the Washington Park Refectory at 5531 South Russell Drive to review and discuss Washington and Jackson Park framework plans.

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Video | "Sono's Journey"

Video | "Sono's Journey"

October 12, 2015

South Parks History

Watch the video and learn about Sono Osato and her roots in Chicago, including her family's extraordinary connection to the Garden of the Phoenix in Jackson Park during the 1930s.

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Chicago Tribune reports on SKYLANDING, Yoko Ono's first permanent art piece in the Americas

Chicago Tribune reports on SKYLANDING, Yoko Ono's first permanent art piece in the Americas

June 12, 2015

In the News

Yoko Ono had much love for Chicago on Friday as she joined Mayor Rahm Emanuel to announce a public art installation she will design for Jackson Park.

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