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July 13, 2016

Join us tomorrow, Thursday, July 14, to celebrate the mighty (and fleeting) serviceberry with a special summer treat from Miko’s Italian Ice.

Tomorrow, Thursday, July 14 at 12 PM – 10 PM

Miko’s Italian Ice, 2236 N Sacramento Ave, Chicago

RSVP at our Facebook...

June 3, 2016

In the spirit of discovery that has always been a part of the Bloomingdale Trail FBT is hosting A Pop-Up Adventure as part of the 606 Block Party.

On the east lawn of Humboldt Blvd, just north of the Bloomingdale Trail.

Kids of all ages.

10 am – 6 pm...

May 16, 2016

From giving tours and documenting the history of the Trail to special events and advocacy, learn how you can get involved in a hands-on way!

Join us and learn about various volunteer opportunities at different commitment levels. You will get the inside scoop on upcoming...

March 10, 2016

Come join us for the next meeting of the Bloomingdale Trail/606 Park Advisory Council. Learn how to get involved and be a voice for your community. At this meeting we’ll welcome guest speaker, John McDermott, Housing & Land Use Director for the Logan Square Neighborhoo...

January 6, 2016

Lace up and jump start your New Year’s resolutions!

Join us and the entire 606 community for the latest in the “Trail Mix” series with a Fitness Day on the Trail:

Sunday, January 10, 2016
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Quilombo Cultural Center
1757 N. Kimball Ave., Chicago, IL

Among th...

December 4, 2015

Join Friends of the Bloomingdale Trail, in conjuction with The 606’s Walk With
Light event, on:

Sunday, December 13th
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

For our Winter Clothing Drive. Walk With Light and help warm someone’s Winter.

Donate new or gently used coats, hats, gloves, scarves.


October 28, 2015

Come join us for the second meeting of the Bloomingdale Trail/606 Park Advisory Council. Learn how to get involved and be a voice for your community.

Wednesday, November 4
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Funston Elementary School
2010 N. Central Park Ave.

Refreshments and light sn...

September 8, 2011


The Bloomingdale Trail Design Open Houses

Saturday Oct 1, 3-6 pm 


Sunday Oct 2, 5-7 pm

  • Drop in and meet the architects, designers and planners working on the framework plan for the next phase of the Bloomingdale Trail. 

  • Share your ideas and see the prog...

August 24, 2011

Please spread the word:

When: Thursday, September 8, 2011 from 6pm-8pm
Where: Congress Theater (lobby), 2135 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60647

You are invited to the community meeting for the Bloomingdale Trail.
Come learn about how this former train track on the n...

August 14, 2011

Check out The Huffington Post’s coverage of the Trail:

“The sun shone on Beth White and Ben Helphand on an August Sunday as they stood on a North Side viaduct, each with their feet planted in the middle of an abandoned railroad track. To the east, the antennas of the Wi...

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