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Chicago River Day

The Chicago River has come a long way over the years. On May 10, you can be a part of its continuing revitalization by joining Friends of the Chicago River for the 22nd annual Chicago River Day! Everyone can help out! Friends … Continue reading

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Where does the water go?: A visit with the water level wizards at the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District

By Abby Crisostomo When it comes to water resources in Chicago, most people think immediately of Lake Michigan. But increasingly, the rivers, creeks, canals and channels that weave throughout the region are getting their day in the sun – from … Continue reading

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MPC leads push for regional water planning coordination

MPC staff Abby Crisostomo and Josh Ellis will speak at two upcoming Chicago-area events on water planning. At the November 15 Chicago Wilderness Congress, participants will consider innovative best practices for conservation. Josh Ellis will present on Greening the Illinois Plumbing … Continue reading

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