CHICAGO — 1000’s of individuals are anticipated to flood downtown Saturday for the annual mild’s competition, kicking off the vacation season and retailers are hoping for a sturdy season. Chicago police have their vacation operations presently underground.

From the annual tree lighting to the ice rink opening up in Millenium Park and the Chriskindlemarkets returning, town is rejoicing in within the vacation festivities going into Thanksgiving.

Police are trying to reassure residents, retailers and vacationers that town is secure by saying town’s crime fee is down, though it has gone up.

CTA Vacation Prepare & Bus able to roll for the vacation season

CPD mentioned to count on heavy officer presence on the Magnificent Mile with roll calls and police vehicles shut by to heavy pedestrian presence. The CTA can be to be following related security precautions.

“We now have a plan to make that if there are any threats that we reply to them rapidly,” Supt. David Brown mentioned.

Retailers have additionally been growing safety attributable to pedestrian visitors inching nearer to pre-covid ranges.

The Magnificent Mile lights competition is underground Saturday and the parade at 7:00 pm Saturday night.

Shut modal

Counsel a correction


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here