Listing of organizations that provide information and/or services
relevant to building a more environmentally sustainable Edgewater.
Nonprofit organization representing more than 30 buildings, including over 6000 homes, on Sheridan between Foster Ave. (5200 N) and West Sheridan Rd. (6400 N).
A 501(c)(3) transportation advocacy organization that believes better infrastructure and service is critical for Chicago to be a safer, more equitable and more livable city.
Living museum and conservation science center featuring 27 gardens and 4 natural areas, situated on 385 acres on and around nine islands, with six miles of lake shoreline.
Council with jurisdiction over legislation relating to the abatement of air, water and noise pollution; solid waste collection and disposal; recycling and reuse of wastes; conservation of natural resources; and with all other matters not specifically included dealing with the improvement of the quality of the environment and the conservation of energy.
A program of the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, in collaboration with partners across the city, to recruit, train, and support a network of volunteers who work together to improve the quality of life in our neighborhoods through environmental service projects.
A coalition bringing together neighborhood-based, grassroots environmental justice organizations working throughout the Chicago metropolitan area in frontline communities.
Comprehensive regional planning organization for northeast Illinois, addressing transportation, housing, economic development, open space, the environment, and other quality-of-life issues