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.
|Mar 5, 2014||Garden and Park Expansion Projects Approved for Southwest, Northwest Sides|
|Feb 5, 2014||Community Garden Projects Approved for Two Chicago Neighborhoods|
|Feb 5, 2014||Land Sale Will Support Development of West Side Farm|
|Jan 15, 2014||Park and School Garden Projects Planned for West, North Sides|
|Nov 13, 2013||Park Improvements Move Forward on South and North Sides|
Open Space and Sustainability Plans