Gallery: Chicago Honors Exceptional Eco Projects With Greenworks Awards

 
The Joy Garden at Northside Preparatory High School by Urban Habitat Chicago Students, teachers, and members of the neighboring community invested numerous hours of labor in a plan to transform the contaminated earth of a former salt storage area into a beautiful garden -- all for just $7,000. Almost all of the materials used were reclaimed from other Chicago building sites.

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  1. Frauen Westen Gro脽handel August 30, 2011 at 10:58 pm

    It is my pleasure to be a merber in your biog,and thank you so much that you allow me to share the article,it is my true feeling that I want to share this with others.Thanks again for everything, but most especially your friendship.

  2. Lea Bogdan December 2, 2010 at 10:15 am

    The winners were announced at a ceremony last night! For the Built Environment Category the award recipients were: Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo, the Lakefront Comfort Stations by Muller&Muller Ltd., and the Sakofa House by Harley Ellis Devereaux. The Fast Pitch audience choice winner was CNT Energy Savers. Congrats to all of the winners!

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