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Delta Releases RFQ For Green Infrastructure Design Work

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....

Delta sees potential in Little Village

In partnership with Little Village Environmental Justice Organization (LVEJO), Delta Institute is working to redevelop vacant buildings and lots, known as brownfields, in the Little Village neighborhood of Chicago. In this two-year project, the organizations inventory...

Delta Institute sees potential in Lake Michigan

  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...

Waste Not Want Not in Chicago

This article by Chris Johnson explores Chicago's waste system, highlighting the work of Cook County, Delta Institute, Rebuilding Exchange and others in increasing regional recycling and reuse rates. It appeared in the Chicago Life insert in the New York Times on...

Saginaw County Resident Adds Solar Thanks to Michigan Saves

Earlier this month, Saginaw County, Michigan resident Tom Morningstar installed enough solar panels on his property to power his home and charge his electric car. He was able to make the project happen by applying to Michigan Saves, and program administered in part by...

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