Chicago and Its River

Ortega Zapata, Liliana

This paper summarizes the importance of the Chicago River throughout the city’s history; it explains how it has been an essential resource for development but also a liability and how this dynamic relationship plays out in the city's metabolism and, in the context of Climate Change.


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Academic Units
Sustainability Management
Published Here
June 20, 2023


Student paper for Professor Lynnette Widder's "Hungry City Workshop" in Fall 2022.