Web Extra: Location is Everything

Web Extra: Location is Everything
Hotel steward (and aspiring actor) Sean Alfred hams it up for the camera just outside his Westin Lombard workplace. (WBEZ/Shawn Allee)
Web Extra: Location is Everything
Hotel steward (and aspiring actor) Sean Alfred hams it up for the camera just outside his Westin Lombard workplace. (WBEZ/Shawn Allee)

Web Extra: Location is Everything

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Sean Alford says the bus is his main mode of transportation and that, generally, it’s served him well. The Maywood native says it’s gotten him to and from work—and part-time acting gigs—in far-flung suburbs all his adult life and saved him money to boot. But the part-time actor says reliance on the region’s current transit options can carry a price.