WGN's Orion Samuelson To Be Honored With Chicago Street Naming
December 2, 2010 at 2:15 PM (PT)
In recognition of ORION SAMUELSON's 50 years at TRIBUNE Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO, the City of CHICAGO will honor the longtime agriculture news reporter at an honorary street naming ceremony on DECEMBER 9th. The southwest corner of E. ILLINOIS Street and N. Cityfront Plaza Drive will be named "ORION SAMUELSON Way," with a sign on the same pole with the sign for "BOB COLLINS Way," dedicated to COLLINS in 2000 after his death.
The ceremony, at 11a (CT) DECEMBER 9th, will be aired live on WGN, with 42nd Ward Alderman BRENDAN REILLY reading the proclamation.