People walk, run and ride bikes on the Lakefront Trail year round, but with spring blooming, trail users should expect trail use to grow over the next several weeks.
Before you head out to the trail, you should know about some major lakefront construction projects that could affect your trip.
Work began on the Navy Pier Flyover last year and will continue until the project is expected to be completed in 2018. Once it’s done, the flyover will extend from the Chicago River Bridge to Jane Addams Park, allowing people walking and riding bikes to bypass car traffic by Navy Pier.
The trail has remained open during construction with a marked detour for people walking and riding bikes.
As reported in the Chicago Tribune this week, many users have raised issues...