Press & Articles 2012

April 24, 2012

The Chicago City Council passed an ordinance to create the Chicago Infrastructure Trust, an innovative way to leverage private investment for transformative infrastructure projects. Through a new program called Retrofit Chicago, energy efficiency work will be the first series of investments made by the Trust. Read the release here.


April 18, 2012

Chicago receives Sustainable Community Award for its multi-stakeholder approach to the Chicago Climate Action Plan. Learn more about the award here.


April 5, 2012

Mayor Emanuel announced plans to expand Blue Cart recycling to all of Chicago by the end of 2013. Read the release here.


March 8, 2012

Mayor Emanuel announces plans to develop economic development and job creation alternatives for Fisk and Crawford Power Plants. Read the release here.


March 8, 2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel was announced Chair of the Sustainable Infrastructure Finance Network at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) Sustainable Cities Meeting. Read the release here.


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