(podcasting “from” right outside of Toons Bar & Grill on Southport)

(broadcasting on the 100-watt dome-encased radio station WLUW 88.7-FM Chicago)

Mike with Tom JacksonMike Stephen and Andy Hermann discuss new OTL web stuff, they get the scoop on developers and Chicago aldermen, they talk about a plastic shopping bag recycling proposal, and then they learn about building a dome over the city.

new OTL web stuff;
if this picture of Mike with Tom Jackson isn’t enough for you, then check out the OTL MySpace page for more Mardi Gras photos!

Jay Stewart – executive director, Better Government Association;
on the Chicago Tribune‘s “Neighborhoods for Sale” investigation

Mike Nowak – vice president, Chicago Recycling Coalition;
on the plastic shopping bag recycling proposal

Andrew Mason – founder, The Point;
on his Chicago Winter Dome campaign

(segue music this week from Pete Berwick)