The City of Chicago is currently in Phase Four: "Gradually Resume." Many City services have adjusted hours or locations and may require health screens prior to entering their physical spaces. Please call ahead or visit any department's website to get additional details, or visit chicago.gov/covid-19.
Chicago is home to vibrant urban forests, prairies, and wetlands. Through continuous restoration, outreach, and research efforts, the city prioritizes protection of these natural areas. Mayor Emanuel recognizes that investments in such resources help improve people's quality of life, create jobs, and attract tourism. Explore the links below to learn more about Chicago’s air and natural resources and how you can help protect and conserve them.