Positioning Pullman 2.0
In 2019, many of the original Positioning Pullman community members and experts gathered again to take stock of how far we had come in achieving our goals and outline the next tier of priority projects. We have a come long way!
Shortly after the 2015 designation, a three-day ideas workshop was held with community members, designers, planners, elected officials and other decision makers to layout a ground-breaking blueprint to guide development and improvements for visitors and residents alike.
Chicago’s National Park
In 2015, President Obama designated Pullman as Chicago’s first national park in honor of its unique role in the history of American industry, labor, urban planning and African American history.