Ground breaking ceremony earlier this month for Lindblom's new football and soccer field and track Chicago's 1st Lady, Amy Rule, AKA Mrs. Rahm Emmanuel, 16th Ward Alderman, Ms. JoAnn Thompson, Chicago Parks CEO Michael Kelly, Lindblom Principal, Alan Mather.
Lindblom Park located at 6054 S. Damen will be home to a new football and soccer field. Surrounding the field turf will be a nice 8 lane all weather track complete with a high jump area and long jump pit. The field is set to open this October.
Amy Rule, Mayor Rahm Emmanuel's wife said, “With this new track and field, Lindblom high school students will continue to be champions in the fields of math and science as well as in track and field.”
Lindblom football players at the ground breaking ceremony. This new field will increase the excitement even more at Lindblom. They came into this season with high hopes, this new field will definitely boost interest at Lindblom for their sports teams- especially football and track. Look for the track to be used this spring.