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National Guard to Demolish Vacant Structures in Gary, IN

This NWI times article explains how the National Guard will help Gary meet its goal of demolishing hundreds of abandoned structures this year. The Guard is anticipated to demolish 22 structures next month. Earlier this year, the Gary Redevelopment Commission...

Weekend Getaway Guide: Summer by the Great Lakes

Weekend Getaway Guide: Summer by the Great Lakes

Written by Reyna Basa, Communications Intern Whether its a stay-cation or a weekend getaway, the Great Lakes' expanse provides many opportunities to get outside and enjoy the summer sun. From Illinois to Wisconsin to Michigan's Upper Peninsula, we want to share with...

Town Wins with Brownfield Redevelopment

The West Suburban Journal recently covered the results of a US EPA grant given to Cook County. The grant allowed a Maywood-based business to expand into an empty lot that was previously vacant. In partnership with the Cook County Department of Environmental Control...

Maywood Business Expands Thanks to County Brownfield Grant

As defined by the US EPA, a brownfield is “property, the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant.” The Maywood-based business featured in this article is...

Driven Doer: Roger Hayward

Driven Doer: Roger Hayward

Once again, it’s time for our Driven Doer series! Every month, we highlight the passionate, motivated people who help advance Delta’s mission of achieving a resilient Great Lakes environment and economy. This month, we’re featuring Roger Hayward, founder of It's...

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