Chicago

161 E. Erie St., Suite 204
Chicago, IL 60611

312 787-9141
chicago@jocrf.org

Office hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Amanda Summers, Director

161 East Erie

Directions

by car:  Exit I-90/94 at Ohio Street. Turn left at Michigan Avenue. Go two blocks to Erie Street. Turn right onto Erie to the middle of the block.

by train:  Take the #125 bus from Union Station or Ogilvie Transportation Center to Michigan and Ontario. Walk one block north to Erie Street.

by subway: We are a ten-minute walk from the Red Line Chicago stop (Chicago and State) and the Red Line Grand stop (Grand and State). Walk east to Michigan Avenue and south to Erie Street. For more information, call 888 YOUR-CTA or visit www.transitchicago.com.

Map of East Erie Street area

Parking

Parking garages (map) are located at St. Clair between Superior and Huron, at Fairbanks between Ontario and Erie, and at Erie and McClurg. We are unable to validate parking.

In the Neighborhood

Our office on Erie Street is just east of Michigan Avenue, steps from Magnificent Mile shopping, restaurants and hotels. For lunch, we recommend the Corner Bakery, the Grand Lux Cafe, Indian Garden, and West Egg Cafe. The Museum of Contemporary Art and Art Institute of Chicago are nearby. Check out the Hot Tix booth at the Water Works Visitor Center, 163 E. Pearson St., for discounted theater tickets.

Our office is located on the second floor of a historic building without an elevator. Please let us know in advance if this poses a problem for you.

Hotels

Chicago Hot Rooms often has discounted rates on hotel rooms:  800 468-3500.

The following hotels are all within a short walk to our office:  

Inn of Chicago
162 E. Ohio St.
312 787-3100

Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile
633 N. St Clair St.
312 787-1234

Courtyard Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile
165 E. Ontario St.
312 573-0800

Allerton Hotel
710 N. Michigan Ave.
312 440-1500

Best Western Plus River North Hotel
125 W. Ohio St.
312 467-0800

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
540 N. Michigan Ave.
312 836-0100

Chicago Courtyard Downtown/River North
30 E. Hubbard St.
312 329-2500

Doubletree by Hilton Chicago Magnificent Mile
300 E. Ohio St.
312 787-6100

The Drake Hotel
140 E. Walton Place
312 787-2200

Embassy Suites Hotel
600 N. State St.
312 943-3800

Four Seasons
120 E. Delaware Place
312 664-1100

Hilton Chicago Magnificent Mile Suites
198 E. Delaware Place
312 664-1100

Hotel InterContinental
505 N. Michigan Ave.
312 944-4100

Omni Chicago
676 N. Michigan Ave.
312 944-9464

Ritz-Carlton
160 E. Pearson St.
312 266-1000