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CTA expands scope, cost of Brown Line flyover project

A hearing for the public to comment on the bypass environmental assessment will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 3 at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., Chicago.

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The CTA also announced Tuesday that it is exploring moving the historic Vautravers building, at 947-949 W. Newport Ave., some 29 feet to the west to be out of the way of the proposed track location.

  • The Crusty Pirate Old crotchety pirate captain (retired)

    The numbers you're throwing out there are yours alone. The concept seems to be a bit too complex for you Mike. Have a nice day though.

  • You provided the numbers! You have to have room for road traffic, then one El track above that for most trains, then one more above that for the crossing.

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2015 Chicago Farmers Market: Maps By Day

Urban Islander’s Market at Treasure Island | 3460 N Broadway | Thursdays 3pm to 8pm, starting in May

Nettlehorst French Market  |  3252 N Broadway  |  Saturdays 8am to 2pm, starting in  April

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Loyola Farmers Market | 1200 W Loyola Ave | Mondays 3pm to 7pm, starting June 8th

Columbus Park  |  Harrison and Central  |  Tuesdays 2pm to 7 pm, starting June 30thth

Federal Plaza  |  Adams and Dearborn  |  Tuesdays 7 am to 3pm, starting May 19th

City Farm Stand  |  1204 N. Clybourn  |  Wednesdays, Thursdays 1pm to 5 pm, Saturdays 10 am to 2 pm, starting in June

Devon Community Night Market  |  2720 W. Devon  |  Wednesdays 3pm to 8 pm, starting July 1st

Ford City Mall Market  |  7601 S. Cicero  |  Wednesdays 8am to 1 pm, starting July 8th

La Follett Park Market  |  1333 N Laramie  |  Wednesdays 2pm to 7pm, starting July 1st

Lawndale Chicago Botanic Garden’s Windy City Harvest Market  |  3750 W. Ogden  |  Wednesdays 9 am to 1pm, starting July 8

Urban Islander’s Market at Treasure Island | 2121 N. Clybourn | Wednesdays 3pm to 8pm, starting May 13th

Washington Park Chicago Botanic Garden’s Windy City Harvest Market  |  555 E. 51st  |  Wednesdays 9am to 1pm, starting July 8th

Wood Street Farm Stand by Growing Home  |  5814 S Wood  |  Wednesdays 11am to 4pm, starting April 22nd

Argyle Night Market  |  Broadway & Argyle  |  Thursdays 5pm to 9pm, starting July 9h

Austin Town Hall Market  |  Lake and Central  |  Thursdays 2pm to 7pm, starting July 2nd

Garfield Park Conservatory  |  200 N. Kedzie  |  Thursdays, Monthly 11 am to 4pm, starting June 18th

Hyde Park Market  |  53rd & Harper  |  Thursdays 7am to 1pm, starting June 4th

Southport Lowline Market  |  Southport and Roscoe  | Thursdays 3pm to 8pm, starting June 4th

Weiss Uptown Farmers Market  |  4646 N. Marine   |  Thursdays 7am to 1pm, starting June 4th

Willis Tower Plaza Market  |  Wacker and Jackson  |  (Moved to) Thursdays 7am to 3pm, starting June 25th

Bronzeville  |Martin Luther King Dr. & 26th  |  Saturdays 10am to 2pm

Division Street Market  |  Division and Dearborn  |  Saturdays 7am to 1pm, starting May 16th

Green City Market  – Fulton |  Fulton and Halsted  |  Saturdays 7 am to 1pm, starting June 6th

Healthy Food Hub at South Shore Good Foods Market  |  2423 E 75th St.  |  Saturdays 11am to 4pm, year round

Horner Park Farmers Market  |  2741 W Montrose  |  Saturdays 9am to 1pm, starting June 6th

Lincoln Park Market  |  Armitage and Orchard  |  Saturdays 7am to 1pm, starting June 6th

Plant Chicago Community Market  |  1400 W 46th |  Satrudays 11am to 3:30pm, starting June 27th

Printers Row Market  |  Dearborn and Polk  |  Saturdays 7am to 1pm, starting June 20th

Roseland Community Market  |  12400 S Michigan  |   Saturdays 10am to 3pm, starting April 25th

61st Street Farmers Market  |  6100 S Blackstone  |  Saturdays 9am to 2pm, starting May 16th

W. Humboldt Park Market  |  3610 W Chicago  |  Saturdays 10 am to 2pm, starting June 27th

Beverley Market  |  95th and Longwood  |  Sundays 7am to 1pm, starting May 11th

IMAN Fresh Bets and Eats Farmers Market  |  2744 W 63rd  |  Sundays 10am to 2pm, starting May 24th

Jefferson Park Farmers Market  |  4800 N Long  |  Alternate Sundays 9:30am to 1:30pm, starting June 14th

Logan Square Farmers Market  |  3107 W Logan Blvd  |  Sundays 10am to 3pm, starting May 17th

Perry Avenue Community Farmers Market  |  5749 S Perry  |  Sundays 10am to 2pm, starting June 28th

Pilsen Community Market  |  18th and Halstead  |  Sundays 9am to 2pm, starting May 31st

Portage Park Market  |  Berteau and Central  |  Sundays 10am to 2pm, starting June 7th

South Shore – Rainbow Beach Park Market  |  79th and South Shore  |  Sundays noon to 5pm, starting June 21st

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  • Sandy - I'm (obviously) not running the show, but in the "old days" (when the market was previously in the Armory parking lot), they disallowed all "public" parking -except- for people involved with the market, to make room for staff and vendors. They posted a sign late in the week...

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    Sandy - I'm (obviously) not running the show, but in the "old days" (when the market was previously in the Armory parking lot), they disallowed all "public" parking -except- for people involved with the market, to make room for staff and vendors. They posted a sign late in the week and even towed remaining cars very early Saturday morning. Yes, it was inconsiderate for the Chamber to not notify the entertainment, but they're probably running around like headless chickens without Paula. Call them to make sure you're on the list to not be towed.

  • Sandy in EdgeGlen EdgeGlen since 1987

    Thanks. Ally will look into the situation on Monday and get back to me. Perhaps there will be some sort of vendor permit I can display on my car--if not, it’s gonna be a problem. In my younger days, I could easily busk standing outdoors in the sun with just...

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    Thanks. Ally will look into the situation on Monday and get back to me. Perhaps there will be some sort of vendor permit I can display on my car--if not, it’s gonna be a problem. In my younger days, I could easily busk standing outdoors in the sun with just my guitar for a couple of hours, sans amplification. Back then, though, I had no CDs to sell and keep track of. But at 64, I need a little help being heard outdoors over all the noise (and the L so close); and I have to pay closer attention to sun protection (not a problem at festivals, since stages are shaded). I also play a lot more mt. dulcimer now, which requires I either have a stand on which to lay it flat or a chair so I can play it on my lap. It was perfect having the market around the corner from me (w. of B’way, effectively a block further from the L) with Patio’s lot for parking, a tree for shade, and an AC outlet three feet away. I could also safely lock my purse in my car, out of sight.

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Lakeview Celebrates Memorial Day with Music Fest, Pig Roast and The Grabbys

...bid in the underwear auction — and, hey, it's for a good cause! Progress Bar, 3359 N. Halsted St., is hosting a charity benefit Friday at 7 p.m. for Fred Says, which supports...

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Newport Wakeboard Giveaway: Newport Bar and Grill, 1344 W. Newport Ave. in the Southport Corridor, will offer $4 Goose Island drafts and $5 Chicago-style hot...

International Mr. Leather Events: Metro and Smart Bar, 3730 N. Clark St., will host a variety of events to mark the International Mr. Leather conference. Metro will...

Deuces Pig Roast: From 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Deuces and Diamond Club, 3505 N. Clark St. in Wrigleyville, will host a Malibu Memorial Day Luau with a $10 barbecue pig roast...

WOOGMS Parade: The Wellington-Oakdale Old Glory Marching Society annual Memorial Day parade will step off at 11 a.m. Monday at Pine Grove and Wellington avenues. The parade, which has taken place for more than 50 years, will conclude at St. Joseph Hospital, 2900 N. Lake Shore Drive.

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