Today the Chi-Cal Fund announced $1 million in grants. Friends of the Chicago River was pleased to learn that we were one of four organizations selected. Friends will receive $300,000 for in-stream habitat structures to enhance fish populations in the Chicago Area Waterway System. Friends of the Forest Preserves received $271,313 to support coordination of the Centennial Network and will partner with us to help restore five sites along the river's banks.
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