LINCOLN Sq. — Almost 50 environmental teams and sustainable small companies Shall be at Welles Park all by way of Saturday’s Eco Fest.
The free event is 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and is being organized by Park District, Welles Park Advisory Council and the Forty seventh Ward’s youth and inexperienced councils. Organizers are asking neighbors to RSVP to the event right here.
The mannequin new pageant Is An alternative for neighbors to study extra about sustainable dwelling and Discover your self to be extra involved in environmental advocacy To deal with the local climate emergency, Ald. Matt Martin (Forty seventh) said.
Collaborating companies embrace Eco & The Flamingo, Wastenot Compost and Do Good Gardens.
A pair of of the environmental teams attending are Save Your Ash Chicago Coalition, Montrose Metra Group Gardens and Chicago for Electrical Automobiles.
The event Can furtherly function instructional workshops focused on photo voltaic power, tree care, plastic air pollution, electric vehicles and extra. The CTA May even be offering a bus so People who Want to bike extra frequently can apply loading their bike onto a bus’ rack in “a low-stress environment,” said Andi Aguilar, the Forty seventh Ward’s director of Small Enterprise Affairs.
Working Bikes, which refurbishes bikes and donates them to communities in need, will settle for gently used bikes on website, Aguilar said.
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