Terracom Projects

Canal Corridor Association
A child strikes the pose of a nearby life-size steel silhouette of an I&M Canal pioneer along the I&M Canal.

Exhibits interpreting the history of the I&M Canal

are among projects Terracom has publicized.

Photo: Larry Kane. Courtesy of Canal Corridor Association

Promoting this nonprofit organization since 1991, Terracom has helped Canal Corridor Association develop opportunities for heritage tourism and learning throughout the Illinois & Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor, which stretches 120 miles from Chicago to LaSalle-Peru, Illinois.

  • Communications Strategy
  • PR Strategy
  • Media Relations
  • Marketing Communications
  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Crisis Communications

Selected results from this project include:
  • A feature in the Chicago Tribune Magazine
  • A front-page Showcase feature in the Chicago Sun-Times
  • An extended segment on HGTV's Restore America
  • Feature coverage on Chicago Public Radio’s Chicago Matters series
  • An extended segment on WTTW Channel 11’s Artbeat Chicago
  • A weekly column in Joliet's Herald News written by Terracom, recognized with a Gold MarCom Creative Award and a Silver Trumpet Award for communications excellence
  • A sustained presence in local media throughout the I&M Canal National Heritage Corridor, from Chicago to LaSalle-Peru

Learn more about Canal Corridor Association.