Jackson Park: An Ecological Restoration Designed in the Olmsted Style
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Jackson Park, located along the lakefront on the south side of Chicago, is undergoing a full-scale restoration. Lauren Umek, Project Manager with the Chicago Park District, outlines how ecologists, landscape architects, engineers, planners, and historians are working side by side. In addition, Ms. Umek leads a tour of the ongoing work at Jackson Park for those interested in seeing first-hand how the restoration is proceeding, however, the tour date and details are announced separately.