Downtown 2016 banner will greet IOC members

March 29, 2009 4:55:02 PM PDT
A highly noticeable sign of support for Chicago's Olympic bid has gone up downtown.A huge banner has been put up on the east side of the Michigan Avenue bridge. The sign is within sight of the hotel where members of the International Olympic Committee will be staying beginning Thursday. They will inspect the city and compare it to the competition for who gets to host the 2016 Olympics.