Thriving in a Changing Climate The climate is changing.  Already, northeastern Illinois is experiencing heavier rains, longer droughts, and more frequent heat waves due to rising average temperatures.  By 2050, our climate will differ from today’s in fundamental ways, forcing us to rethink the way we build infrastructure, neighborhoods, and cities.  How can we prepare […]

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Regional Stormwater Management Regulations   Public comments are being accepted through Friday, March 31, on proposed amendments to the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago’s (MWRD) Watershed Management Ordinance (WMO).  Comment by email (WMOComments@mwrd.org) or postal mail to Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, Local Sewer Systems Section, 111 E. Erie St., Chicago, IL 60611. […]

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