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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Strategic Plan dashboard tracks MWRD progress, measures success

The dashboard, found at, takes into consideration a range of items and goals that the MWRD strives to meet in the short and long-term. These informative data points, graphs and charts allow viewers to learn more about the MWRD …

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A plan to address climate change: MWRD outlines strategy to lower its carbon footprint and recommit to protecting water

The critical agency tasked with protecting the Chicago area’s water environment and managing the effects of climate change on water, has now adopted a plan to reduce its own greenhouse gas emissions to thwart the devastating effects of global warming, …

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MWRD promotes international learning exchange embracing culture and science to address water solutions

Just as water’s flow reaches every corner of the world, so, too, has the network of partners that the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) has collaborated with to implement innovative practices in water reclamation and the recovery …

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Updated land use leasing criteria reaffirms MWRD’s commitment to access and protection of environment and taxpayers

As one of the largest landowners in Cook County, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) plays a leading role in ensuring that its land use aligns with its many clean water initiatives to protect the environment, mitigate …

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