Does a Swale By Any Other Name Clean Chicago So Green?
Oct17

Does a Swale By Any Other Name Clean Chicago So Green?

In urban architecture, swales are all the rage. ¬†Over the last few years there has been an explosion of buildings and public spaces in Chicago using the cleansing power of nature to turn runoff into clean water. Students at a South Loop school are learning about this green building trend thanks to the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, which has helped them build a “rain garden” (Chicago for “swale”) at...

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