Wooden Block Alley

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When I first moved into my current home in 2004, the alley behind it, going west from LaSalle between Huron and Superior, still had spots of wood block pavers visible. It was in very rough shape and has since been repaved twice, but there are still some wood blocks under the current asphalt.

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There’s another chuck of wood block paving down in Hyde Park - in the alley between Hyde Park Boulevard and Cornell, between 54th and 55th, if memory serves.