Welcome to the Chicago LocalWiki!

A website about Chicago that anyone can edit

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Welcome to the new LocalWiki region for Chicago! There are currently only a handful of pages... but with your help, we are adding more every day!

Get Started:

Create an account in the top right hand corner. Click on All Pages at the top to see what's here now or use the search bar above.

You can edit this and any other page by clicking the Edit button. Be bold! Your voice and local knowledge matters!

Here are some templates, if you want some structure to get you started. 

Add to Ongoing Projects:

We're trying to catalogue some local fauna, particularly insects. Cashless India Have you seen a cool bug? Create a new page for it and tag it "insect" and it will show up in our list, here. Have you stumbled upon any awesome secret public spaces in Chicago? Create a new page and tag it "secret public spaces" and it will show up in our list here


Need help? Please see the help page on the LocalWiki Guide

Also, check out the Local Wiki FAQ to learn more about how it works (including what kinds of things people can write about) and our Community Guidelines to find out what's "in" and "out" of bounds.