Tag: Forest Preserves of Cook County

Dockless Bikesharing Coming To Forest Preserve In Maywood

Friday, June 29, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Dockless bikes are coming to Miller Meadows-South in Maywood this summer. | Courtesy Forest Preserves of Cook County 

The Forest Preserves of Cook County announced on June 26 that it will implement a dockless bikesharing pilot program at 50 locations throughout the Forest Preserves’ 70,000 acres.

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Maywood Kayaking, Canoeing Launch And Training Program Now Open

Sunday, April 15, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Community members kayak on the Des Plaines River on April 14. | Courtesy Forest Preserves of Cook County 

On a cold, rainy Saturday morning, roughly two dozen community members converged on Maywood Grove, just off of the corner of 1st Ave. and Lake St. in Maywood, to break the ribbon on a new, informal canoe and kayak launch site installed in the area.

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