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Daley Heading to Beijing

By Margaret Lyons in News on Jul 31, 2008 6:51PM

2008_7_31.wasthisworththehalfhourprobablynot.jpgMayor Daley's heading to China next week for the Olympics and, he says, to check out Beijing's public transit system. Daley's one of several members of a Chicago delegation headed to the games, which is great because there's nothing going on here that could use his attention.

The Olympics start August 8 and run through August 24.[AP]