Green buildings are businesses, residential spaces, or community spaces that incorporate sustainable practices in their design and operation. With ⅓ of emissions contributing to climate change coming from buildings, green buildings are a vital step in creating a community that supports a clean environment!
Learn about nature-based solutions for Chicago shorelines. Water, wind and wave action constantly erode our lakeshore. Traditional protective measures relied on concrete to create a barrier. Nature-based solutions protect while creating a natural edge of beaches and dunes. This project is funded by a Friends of the Park Seed Grant.