The Great Lakes Piping Plovers first clutch of eggs didn't make it. But they have a second clutch of eggs and birders are feeling hopeful.Scott Judd

Chicago Birders To Celebrate Piping Plover Day With Montrose Beach Cleanup

Events to celebrate Piping Plover Day will be held in Uptown, South Shore and Lincoln Square.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

City Officials Approve ‘Roadmap’ For Attracting Development, Arts And Culture To South Shore

The plan focuses on upgrading 75th and 79th Streets from Stony Island Avenue to the lakefront.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Here’s How to Buy Thousands of Chicago Park District Plants Going Unused In Pandemic

The plants were meant for city parks, but, due to the coronavirus, the Park District can't hire seasonal staff to do landscaping work.