OTL: Episode #538- Revitalizing the Pedway, Changes for Newcity, The Secret History of Little Brother Montgomery
Mike Stephen talks with:
- Environmental Law & Policy Center president and executive director Howard Learner about ideas to improve Chicago’s vast pedway system;
- Newcity editor/publisher Brian Hieggelke about changes in store for his venerable Chicago alternative newspaper; and
- Plastic Crimewave (aka Steve Krakow) about influential self-taught pianist Little Brother Montgomery for this week’s “Winter Blues” edition of The Secret History of Chicago Music.
This week’s local music is provided by Cafe Racer.
OTL host Mike Stephen reads the 31st anniversary issue of Newcity — the last weekly edition of the venerable Chicago newspaper.