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City of Portage Mayor Concerned About Beach Pavilion Safety Amid Erosion

National Park Service


PORTAGE - The stability of the Portage Riverwalk Pavilion is on unstable ground due to erosion. Lakeshore Public Radio Show Host/Reporter Sharon Jackson spoke with Portage Mayor John Cannon about the condition of the pavilion and how the city is going to proceed 

Sharon Jackson is the local host of "All Things Considered" and a reporter for Lakeshore Public Radio. She has been with 89.1 FM since its launch in 2009. Sharon is also a radio DJ in Chicago, and has been since 2004. In her previous job at Metro Networks/Westwood One, she was heard on am 890 WLS, WGN radio 720 am and am 560 WIND. She has also delivered news and traffic reports on radio stations all over Chicago and the suburbs including 95.9 The River, 98.3 WCCQ and Star 96.7.