Meet Marcelino Garcia

Marcelino Garcia is an attorney with an expertise in local and international governments, healthcare and community affairs. He is a public servant who has spent years helping people address their legal difficulties through his public interest law work. He also works arduously to bring the resources to communities and people to ensure their economic and health development.

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Hundreds visit MWRD Lockport Powerhouse for day of education and exploration

An architectural marvel constructed in 1907, the Lockport Powerhouse attracted a new generation of admirers as the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) opened its doors to the public for the first time in a decade to show …

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Friends of the Chicago River recognizes MWRD partnerships

Friends of the Chicago River honored two projects that the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) partnered on to restore local waterways and capture stormwater through a green infrastructure installation in Calumet Park. The Chicago Waterways Restoration Framework Plan …

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Pride is Power: MWRD honors Pride Month with flag raisings

On June 6, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) proudly raised the Pride flag at the Barbara J. McGowan Main Office Building, 100 E. Erie St., Chicago, and at all MWRD water reclamation plants, marking the fifth …

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12 green infrastructure projects selected for MWRD partnerships

A dozen projects designed to collect stormwater runoff and mitigate flooding through green infrastructure elements have been selected by the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) for funding. The MWRD Board of Commissioners approved the selected projects on May …

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