Notable News

Saving the Neighborhood: How Preservation and Blight Intervention Work Together to Foster Liveable Communities

10.27.15 | In the News

In this Sustainability City Network article, Delta’s Cindy Winland discusses methods of dealing with blight.


On Wisconsin: Green Lake Trying to Set an Example

10.11.15 | In the News

This article from the Wisconsin State Journal discusses why and how Delta Institute is partnering with the Green Lake Association to improve water quality in Green Lake, Wisconsin’s deepest natural lake, by reducing phosphorus pollution.


Environmental Group, study suggest similar solutions to Saugatuck-Douglas harbor problems

10.08.15 | In the News

This Holland-Sentinel article highlights Delta Institute’s prospective partnership with Saugatuck to reduce the flow of sediment into Kalamazoo Lake. Delta Institute applied for funding from the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative for this project, which will take a proactive approach to addressing the persistent problem of sedimentation in the harbor.


Two companies get contracts to take apart Gary homes

10.08.15 | In the News

This Post-Tribune article highlights the announcement of the contractors who will be taking apart 12 homes in Gary, Indiana, as part of Delta Institute’s deconstruction pilot project with the City of Gary which will allow for the salvage of valuable building materials from the homes.


October Update from Delta Institute

10.08.15 | Announcements

Meet two organizations that are making the Chicagoland region more sustainable thanks to seed funding from BOOST Funding Night, an annual, crowd-funded pitch fest, and learn about other upcoming events in our October Update.


Driven Doer: Nicolette Stosur-Bassett

10.01.15 | Announcements

Once again, it’s time for our Driven Doer series!  This is where we highlight the passionate, motivated people who help advance Delta’s mission of achieving a resilient Great Lakes environment and economy. This month, we are happy to introduce you Nicolette Stosur-Bassett, a hard-working Delta associate board member. What do you do? I’m a sustainability professional working in the energy and waste industries….More