Q: What is your favorite thing about Chicago?
“My favorite thing about Chicago? The people! This really is the biggest small town, or the smallest big city, in the world. I’ve lived here virtually my entire life, and I always feel a sense of pride when visitors talk about the quality, diversity and overall friendliness of the people of Chicago.”
Q: Why is Chicago Gateway Green an important part of Chicago?
“Chicago Gateway Green is a vital component of the city’s personality. First impressions always count — and Chicago almost always makes a great first impression, thanks in large part to the ongoing efforts of Chicago Gateway Green. Whether it’s families coming in from the suburbs, conventioneers or visitors from halfway across the globe, they’re always talking about how beautiful and green the city looks. It’s a source of great pride for our city!”