Chicago, IL (PRWEB)
October 12, 2017
Available now, the My River North mobile app brings an unprecedented level of civic and commercial connectivity to River North residents. In one convenient app, My River North brings together local resources from city services to transportation; River North news and events; and, exclusively for River North Residents Association members, special deals from neighborhood merchants.
Truly a one-stop resource, the My River North app showcases the best of River North by providing unique features that help neighborhood residents Eat, Play, Know, and Go. Any My River North app user has access to up-to-date news, upcoming events, and local civic resources including links to local Aldermen, 18th District Chicago Police & Fire Department emergency services, and the Near North brand of the Chicago Public Library. The user’s mobile device GPS technology further customizes the experience by locating nearby parks and, for efficient transportation planning, provides direction to Divvy bike stations and parking near the user’s current location. There is also a link to the RTA Trip Planner.
The benefits of My River North are even greater for the 11,000+ members of the River North Residents Association and the employees of participating app merchants. These users are given a special code that unlocks exclusive deals at local merchants. With over 50 participating merchants across 14 categories including Beauty/Fitness, Entertainment, Kids, Pets, Restaurants, and Retail, there is sure to be a deal for everyone.
The My River North app is the latest innovation from the River North Residents Association (RNRA) which is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2017. According to Mike Riordan, RNRA President, “The My River North app supports our core reason for being – to make River North Chicago’s premier neighborhood – and,…