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Battling landfills and pollen

May 6 , 2012 The fight against dumping waste in Chicago continues… About two months ago, I learned about an ordinance, proposed by 9th Ward Alderman Anthony Beale, that would lift a moratorium on landfill dumping within the city limits … Continue reading

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Mike and Beth talk smack and shop

March 4, 2012 When is it acceptable for enviros to take money from big business? It’s been awhile since horticultural writer extraordinaire Beth Botts has been on the show. So today, she and I will sit around and discuss a … Continue reading

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Suzanne Malec-McKenna and the future of Chicago’s environmental programs

November 6 , 2011 A conversation with Suzanne Malec-McKenna, former Commissioner of the former Chicago Department of the Environment For those of us who had been paying attention, the announcement that Mayor Rahm Emanuel‘s 2012 budget did not include funds … Continue reading

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