As part of their ‘Infrastructure Week,’ Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) is opening up six of its water reclamation plants (WRP) for free open houses and tours on May 20, 2017.
Visitors can tour any of the following plants:
- Calumet WRP, 400 E. 130th St., Chicago
- Egan WRP, 550 S. Meacham Rd., Schaumburg
- Hanover Park WRP, 1220 Sycamore Av., Hanover Park
- Kirie WRP, 701 Oakton St., Des Plaines
- O’Brien WRP, 3500 Howard St., Skokie
- Stickney WRP, 6001 W. Pershing Rd., Cicero
MWRD will also be giving away free trees and compost, while supplies last. All ages welcome. No open-toed shoes.
More information can be found on MWRD’s Facebook page.Tags: MWRD, MWRDGC