Expanded Chicago Riverwalk celebrates grand opening

Chicagoans gathered along the Chicago River Saturday afternoon to celebrate the grand opening of the expanded Riverwalk.

Chicagoans gathered along the Chicago River Saturday afternoon to celebrate the grand opening of the expanded Riverwalk.

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The new area is now open between State and LaSalle Streets, featuring a dock for boaters, a cove for kayakers and new restaurants.

Construction for the final phase of the Riverwalk will begin this summer from LaSalle to Lake Street.
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