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Nonprofit aims to keep Chicago River off threatened waterway list

by Anthony Valentino
Apr 30, 2013


Friends of the Chicago River and its Executive Director, Margaret Frisbie, are aiming to conserve and restore the vitality of the Chicago River. After the river appeared on the 2011 list for America's most endangered waterways it has been making a comeback, but there is still a ways to go.