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MWRD Stormwater Management Needs an Equity Fix

Updated: May 3

From Dan Price on Unsplash.

It has been alleged by some that the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago’s Stormwater Management Program is not serving all communities. Have municipalities, including the City of Chicago, paid attention to the adequacy of their local sewers?

Planning is needed at the municipal level to improve local sewers to safely handle intense rainfall events and deliver excess stormwater to MWRD stormwater facilities. What can MWRD do to assist?

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