Kimberly Neely Dubuclet: An Excellent Ballot Choice on March 17 If You Want Clean Water in Chicagoland

BY ANDREW MORKES, FOUNDER OF NATURE IN CHICAGOLAND Kimberly Neely DuBuclet is running for re-election to the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) of Greater Chicago. She has served as a commissioner on the board of the MWRD since December 2018. Previous to this role, DuBuclet was the Chicago Park District’s director of legislative and community … Continue reading Kimberly Neely Dubuclet: An Excellent Ballot Choice on March 17 If You Want Clean Water in Chicagoland

The 7 Most-Popular Stories at Nature in Chicagoland in February 2020

An excellent destination if you're tired of the flat, boring topography of most of Chicagoland A story of three funeral directors (one of whom was my father) 8 places to see bison in Chicagoland and the Midwest My endorsement for commissioner of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago The wildest nature destination in … Continue reading The 7 Most-Popular Stories at Nature in Chicagoland in February 2020

A Vote for Cam Davis is a Vote for Clean Water in Chicagoland

BY ANDREW MORKES, FOUNDER OF NATURE IN CHICAGOLAND What is the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) of Greater Chicago, and why is it important to me? The MWRD plays a major role in treating wastewater, reducing flooding (increasingly important as Illinois’ climate becomes wetter due to global climate change), and reducing the amount of stormwater … Continue reading A Vote for Cam Davis is a Vote for Clean Water in Chicagoland

Votes for Cam Davis and Debra Shore are Votes for Clean Water in Chicagoland

Voting for board members of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, is probably not high on your list of concerns, given the high-stakes contests for Illinois governor, state’s attorney, and other high-profile elected officials. But the MWRD, as it is commonly known, plays a major role in treating wastewater, … Continue reading Votes for Cam Davis and Debra Shore are Votes for Clean Water in Chicagoland