Alleys Can Be Fun

Chicago Green Alley Handbook (2010) – A comprehensive handbook that explains why Chicago is interested in sustainable alley design, illustrates the best management practice (BMP) techniques the City will use in green alley design, and provides sample layouts of how these elements have been combined in pilot applications. In addition, information and resources are provided for property owners interested in implementing their own environmental BMPs.

 


 

Why shouldn’t our alleys be fun, flavorful, and fabulous—like this one in neighboring West Palm Beach: