There's A Park Hidden In Plain Sight In Illinois At A Cold War Missile Launch Site
By Elizabeth Crozier|Published February 28, 2020
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
There’s a Cold War missile launch site in Addison, Illinois that is now home to a charming park where children play. This historic site was built as a precaution but never actually used for its potential purpose. Its new purpose is utilized regularly, and you can enjoy it too. Check it out: