April 16-18: Positioning Pullman workshop
Collaborative Ideas Workshop for America’s Newest National Monument
Positioning Pullman is a collaborative ideas workshop, hosted by the National Parks Conservation Association and the American Institute of Architects – Chicago Chapter, and is intended to help guide the development of America’s newest urban national monument. From April 16th-18th, teams of volunteer urban planners, architects, landscape architects, engineers, economists and historians will convene to contribute their time and expertise in support of Pullman National Monument. You’re invited to attend the following events: 1. Public Kick-off Community Meeting at Greenstone Church, Thursday, April 16th from 6:30pm-8:00pm. GREENSTONE CHURCH, 11211 SOUTH ST. LAWRENCE AVENUE, CHICAGO 2. Design Charrette Open House at the Pullman Factory North Wing, Saturday, April 18th from 12:00pm-3:00pm. PULLMAN FACTORY NORTH WING, 11057 SOUTH COTTAGE GROVE AVENUE, CHICAGO All day Friday, April 17th, the design teams will be sequestered to brainstorm ideas and recommendations to make the Pullman neighborhood stronger, the national park visitor experience richer, and the adjacent neighborhoods, attractions, and region better connected and you’ll be among the first to see the concepts on Saturday, April 18th. Hope to see you there!