Four new boathouses coming up – along the Chicago River. With canoe, kayak and bicycle rentals offered. Pricetag: $16m.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday unveiled a $16 million plan to build four new boathouses along the Chicago River — complete with canoe, kayak and bicycle rentals — to make the river as pivotal to recreation as it has been for commerce.
The four new boathouses will be located at: River Park, Clark Park, Ping Tom Park and on Eleanor between Loomis and Fuller.