Tackling a huge drop in public transit funding. Reflecting on the work of Juanita Irizarry as she steps away from Friends of the Parks. And how a new initiative is driving holiday foot traffic to commercial corridors.
On the show:
- One Agency to Rule Them All? As Fiscal Cliff Looms, CMAP Pitches Bold Plan to Overhaul Chicagoland Public Transit
- Juanita Irizarry, Who Took on George Lucas and Won, Is Stepping Down From Friends of the Parks
- Drawing Foot Traffic to Chicago Small Businesses Through ‘Holiday Activations’
- What is Chamoy? See How Family-Run Company Makes the Sweet, Spicy Mexican Sauce