Neighborhood Greening Groups


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Chicago Gateway Green
Chicago Gateway Green is dedicated to greening and beautifying Chicago’s expressways, gateways and neighborhoods.

Chicagoland Environmental Network
CEN is a group of more than 200 environmental and natural resource organizations, and serves as a resource for anyone interested in nature or conservation-related activities in northeastern Illinois and surrounding areas. CEN organizations are involved in important work, including habitat restoration; wetland, prairie, and watershed projects; urban gardening; energy conservation; composting, wildlife conservation; and recycling.

Openlands
Founded in 1963, Openlands protects the natural and open spaces of northeastern Illinois and the surrounding region to ensure cleaner air and water, protect natural habitats and wildlife, and help balance and enrich our lives.