The elevated rails-to-trails project will bring green space to Chicago's South Side.
The West Woodlawn Arboretum, in Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood, reflects a "new narrative" of "joy and abundance."
Marshall Taylor was a cycling legend. Residents say the trail that bears his name is an asset in need of investment.
In Evansville, Indiana, the NAACP and IBEW are training Black people for work in the clean energy industry, aiming for an equitable transition away from fossil fuels.
After a long period of disinvestment and decline, Chicago’s first regional library is returning to prominence.