Emanuel praises Pilsen education center

April 16, 2011 4:03:27 PM PDT
Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel spoke to Chicago families Saturday at the Gads Hill Center in Pilsen.

The facility has provided educational programs, early childhood development and afterschool care for children for more than 100 years.

Emanuel talked about his goal of extending the length of the school day in Chicago and he praised the center for the success of its college prep program.