• June 22, 2015
    Highly anticipated Cal-Sag Trail Connects Southland to Waterways

    Officials unveiled the first half of a long-awaited trail that will connect Southland communities seeking recreation along the Cal-Sag Channel. The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) joined federal, state and local officials to open the west […]

  • May 15, 2015
    Big Marsh Park Developments

    Big Marsh Park Will Allow Outdoor Adventures Without the Long Getaway Drive   By Justin Breen | May 15, 2015 5:24am @dnainfo_breen   SOUTH DEERING — The transformation of a former 278-acre industrial site on the Southeast Side into […]

  • August 8, 2012
    Holcim Helps to Plant Trees Along the Burnham Greenway

    With a little nudging from Friends of the Parks, the Chicago Park district was able to supply Trees R Beautiful with 16 good size trees to plant along the Burnham Greenway.  Trees R Beautiful in turn had to supply the […]