DPD's Sustainable Development Division is responsible for creating and expanding public open space systems and developing policies and programs to advance the sustainability of the City's buildings, businesses and urban form. Long-term initiatives include waterfront access improvements, the expansion of natural habitats, improvements to the environmental performance of development sites, and the promotion of urban agriculture and other aspects of the local food system.
|Nov 19, 2014||Proposal Would Formalize “Large Lots” Pilot Program|
|Nov 5, 2014||Park Improvement Projects Approved for South, Northwest Sides|
|Oct 8, 2014||Financial Measures Will Support Two School Improvement Projects|
|Oct 8, 2014||Land Swap Approved for Unused Rail Line|
|Oct 8, 2014||Mayor Emanuel Introduces Proposal to Approve 320 ‘Large Lot’ Land Sales in Englewood for $1 Each|
Open Space and Sustainability Plans