Lecture – How Berwyn is Going Green

How Berwyn is Going Green

How Berwyn is Going Green


Tuesday, April 18, 2017


Riverside Public Library






Riverside Public Library and the Frederick Law Olmsted Society Present:

How Berwyn is Going Green
with Ruth Volbre of the City of Berwyn

Tuesday, April 18, 7 pm, Great Room

What have our neighbors in Berwyn been doing to make their city more sustainable?

Ruth Volbre, Assistant City Administrator for the City of Berwyn, shared success stories and gave examples of how Berwyn is undergoing a green makeover. She previewed an upcoming streetscape project and discuss flood-reducing features like permeable pavers, green alleys, and rain barrels.

YouTube recording of the lecture can be viewed at the following link:
How Berwyn is going Green

Co-sponsored with the Frederick Law Olmsted Society.