Greetings to all those attending the upcoming ISO Conference in Chicago, our annual three-day business meeting where we work to establish the Group Conscience of the fellowship as a whole. In this article, we cover the Registration Form, travel instructions, a reminder about hotel reservations, food, and technology available in our meeting room.
The ISO Conference Registration Form is available to those who are on the ISO List. If you are not on the list and plan to attend the annual Conference, please contact ISO through the main SCA website, sca-recovery.org. Complete the Registration Form and return it via email to one of us no later than March 29, 2013. Email instructions appear on the form.
O’Hare. If you are flying into O’Hare Airport, you can take the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) blue line to the Addison Street stop, where you should then get the #152 Addison Street bus going east. If you are staying at the Majestic Hotel (528 W. Brompton), get off the #152 bus at Pine Grove (one block west of Lake Shore Drive), walk south on Pine Grove one block and then walk east on Brompton until you reach the Majestic. NOTE: The #152 Addison bus stops running at 10:00 p.m. After 10:00 p.m. get off the CTA blue line at Irving Park Road and take the #80 bus (which runs until 11:30 p.m.) east to Broadway. Then take the #36 Broadway bus south to Addison, walk one block east on Addison, one block south on Pine Grove, and then half a block east to the Majestic Hotel on Brompton.Here is a map from Google Maps if you are driving from O’Hare to the Majestic:https://maps.google.com/maps?
saddr=O’Hare+International+ Airport,+Chicago,+IL&daddr= 528+W+Brompton+Ave,+Chicago,+ IL&hl=en&sll=41.947426,-87. 644126&sspn=0.006831,0.012478& geocode=FTSOgAIdRK_C- iFLrVkCB0cXUSnzYndqJ7QPiDFLrVk CB0cXUQ%3BFcURgAIdxqfG- iktSQ92u9MPiDF2TJX1FYWyIg&oq= O’Hare&mra=ls&t=m&z=12A cab from O’Hare to the Majestic will run you anywhere from $50 to $70 depending on the time of day and traffic.
Midway. If you are flying into Midway Airport, you can take the CTA orange line to Roosevelt Road and then switch to the Red Line going north. Get off the Red line at Addison (right near Wrigley Field). Walk east on Addison to Pine Grove, make a right on to Pine Grove and walk one block south on Pine Grove to Brompton. Walk east on Brompton to the Majestic.Here is a map from Google Maps if you are driving from Midway to the Majestic:https://maps.google.com/maps?
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A cab from Midway to the Majestic will run you anywhere from $40 to $60 depending on the time of day and traffic.
The Chicago Transit Authority also posts instructions for travelers journeying from O’Hare or Midway into the city on its web site–http://www.
transitchicago.com/airports/The Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted, is about a ten minute walk from the Majestic. Here is a Google Map that charts that journey by foot or car:https://maps.google.com/maps? saddr=Center+on+Halsted,+ North+Halsted+Street,+Chicago, +IL&daddr=528+W+Brompton+Ave,+ Chicago,+IL&hl=en&sll=41. 94815,-87.646225&sspn=0. 006831,0.012478&geocode= FTEXgAIdWJLG- iH9OMUsdcl2linH9XK4sNMPiDH9OMU sdcl2lg%3BFcURgAIdxqfG- iktSQ92u9MPiDF2TJX1FYWyIg&oq= 3656+N.+Halstedenue,+Chicago,+ IL&mra=ls&t=m&z=17′”