(Patty Wetli / WTTW News) The project is part of the City’s continuous program to improve the roadway system throughout the community and is funded by both federal and local funds. The 2 mile portion we walked was just that "a walk" - not a hike. The community meeting was an opportunity for Umek to assure residents that while the sudden appearance of bulldozers and the loss of trees “doesn’t seem eco-friendly,” in terms of building a healthy eco-system, it actually is. With a screen of foliage removed in Legion Park, residents now have a clear view of Northside College Prep, which some say looks like a factory. ad agency sums up 2020 with Xmas Dumpster Fire Channel. “It’s been coming our way for a long time and we’ve been anxiously awaiting our turn,” he said.Â,