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$5 Overflow room tickets (same price member/non-member)
$12 non-members (sold out)
$7 CAF members (sold out)
$5 students (at box office the day of event)
Lecture Hall @ CAF, 224 S. Michigan Ave.

With the upcoming completion of the main branch of the Riverwalk, the City's long-held vision for our  "second shoreline" is starting to come into focus. How will the designs for this six-block overhaul transform the former industrial waterway into a cherished public amenity?


  • Carol Ross Barney, FAIA, Founder and Principal of Ross Barney Architects; architect of the Chicago Riverwalk
  • Benet Haller, Director, Urban Design and Planning at the City of Chicago
  • Margaret Frisbie, Executive Director, Friends of the Chicago River
  • Moderator: Chris Bentley, Midwest Editor of Architect’s Newspaper and WBEZ contributor

Join us for our monthly series exploring the latest issues and projects affecting Chicago.