Why one Chicago River kayak company won’t go in the water, after it rains.

Roe Conn
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(Chicago Tribune / NDN)

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Asher Gershenzon is the co-owner/co-founder of Urban Kayak, a group that offers kayaking tours in the Chicago River, and he joins Roe &Anna to talk about the water quality along Chicago’s other shoreline. Asher says, no matter what the city says, the water quality is questionable at best and don’t dare go in after it rains. Gross.

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Roe Conn is host of The Roe Conn Show on Chicago’s WGN Radio and a contributor to ABC7’s Windy City Live. A lifelong Chicagoan, Roe has been one of the city’s top rated radio personalities for the last two decades. (Click for more.)
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