CPS students attend career fair

April 1, 2009 3:47:21 PM PDT
Hundreds of Chicago Public School students attended a career day fair. The event was hosted by the Illinois Department of Transportation and was held at the McCormick Place.

Organizers hope to interest students in the transportation industry.

Students learned about several careers including engineering, highway construction, surveying and the construction trades.

There were also many pieces of equipment on display for the students.