UIUC Red Oak Rain Garden nears completion, awarded grants

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Champaign, Ill.

The Red Oak Rain Garden, located on campus at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is nearing completion.

The garden’s team was awarded two grants from the Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation that will be used to turn the garden into a functioning outdoor classroom and event space.

Rendering of the Red Oak Rain Garden Bridge. Scheduled for completion Spring 2021.

The grants will also help fund a bridge that will span the length of the garden plus fund plant installations, descriptive signs, and more.

The Red Oak Rain Garden is approximately halfway to supporting its goals. To donate, click HERE.

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