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Delta Institute 2014 Annual Report

12.22.14 | Announcements
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Delta Institute is pleased to announce the release of our 2014 Annual Report.  This fiscal year, Delta took a leap forward with a renewed focus on impact in the Great Lakes region. We initiated several bold, impact-driven projects in the areas of energy, ecosystems, and waste. And we launched a fresh, new brand and website. For our new brand and annual report,…More


2 million worms are diverting waste in Chicago

12.19.14 | In the News

This DNAInfo article talks about Nature’s Little Recyclers, a Chicago worm farm that is involved in vermicomposting.


Delta Releases RFQ For Green Infrastructure Design Work

12.18.14 | Announcements

Delta Institute is pleased to announce the release of a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for design of green infrastructure strategies that manage stormwater and provide other community benefits when implemented on vacant land, brownfields, or other parcels. Experienced engineering and/or landscape architecture firms are invited to apply. Delta intends to implement these strategies in the Illinois Coastal Area, though preference…More


Delta Institute sees potential in Lake Michigan

12.08.14 | Announcements

Lake Michigan is an invaluable resource and has long contributed to the vibrancy and development of the region.  Delta and the Lake Michigan Forum launched the #LoveLakeMichigan (LLM) campaign in order to engage citizen stakeholders and foster their relationship with the lake. Through this campaign, participants pledge to educate, advocate, and interact with Lake Michigan. One avid “Lake-Lover” is Tracy Adams…More