Chicago User’s Guide

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    Getting there and back

    Our Address: 1046 West Kinzie Street #301, Chicago, IL 60642. Enter on the north side of the 1046 West Kinzie building through the alleyway next to the Sherwin Williams parking lot. Call up to #301 and we will buzz you in! Take the elevator to the third floor and we are the first door to the left.

    Chicago “L”: Blue Line at Grand – walk west 5 blocks and take a left on Carpenter Street

    Bus: 8, 56, 65, 132 all bring you to the Halsted & Milwaukee/Grand Station stop. 65 will bring you further west down Grand Avenue to Grand/Aberdeen stop.

    See Chicago Transit Authority’s exhaustive list of nearby transit services

    Bike: We love bikes at Fueled Collective! We even have a (limited) amount of bike parking, so go ahead and bring your bike up for safekeeping. There is also a bike rack located just outside our front door on the ground floor.

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    Where to park

    If you are looking for a bargain:

    N Aberdeen Street, N Carpenter Street and Kinzie Street are great spots for street parking. Mostly free and unlimited.

    If you need convenience (or a long term solution!)

    We can offer contract uncovered parking through the lot directly across N Aberdeen Street for $150/mo. Contact membership@explorecoco.com to set it up!

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    What to bring

    • Power supply for you computer AND mobile devices
    • Headphones or earbuds (universal coworking symbol for “Do Not Disturb”)
    • Mouse & keyboard, if you use ‘em
    • Home lunch (we have a refrigerator, microwave, oven and range) or money for lunch at a local eatery. And on special occasions, lunch is on us!
    • Business cards
    • Positive attitude!
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    Amenities

    • A full-time Location Manager (catalyst, connector, chief of happiness and productivity)
    • Delicious unlimited coffee and tea (9am-5pm)
    • Wi-Fi – 1 Gb powered by Comcast for Business
    • Basic Printing (black and white, some limitations apply)
    • Unlimited Scanning (straight to your email or flash drive in PDF format
    • Notary Services
    • Meeting rooms (HD TV’s and Chromecast for presentations)
    • White boards and dry erase markers
    • Filtered hot and cold water
    • Mother’s Room
    • Shower
    • Full working kitchen with refrigerator, microwave, oven and range
    • Plates, glasses, utensils, pots, and pans

    Not seeing what you are looking for? Check out this map of useful spots near Fueled Collective West Loop.

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    Where to eat

    • Check out Yelp’s list of nearby restaurants
    • On nice days take a stroll down Grand Ave and discover something new!