Terracom Projects

Chicago Department of Environment
Statuesque waterfowl at Lake Calumet. Photo: Jerry Kumery
Photo: Jerry Kumery

Terracom wrote for, and edited, The Calumet Area Ecological Management Strategy – Phase 1 Sites, publicized the department’s Greencorps Chicago job-training and community-greening program, publicized its Aquatic Invasive Species Summit and consulted on branding issues.

  • PR Strategy
  • Media Relations
  • Brand Messaging
  • Writing
  • Editing

Selected results from this project include:
  • Aquatic Invasive Species Summit publicity spanning:
    • A front-page article in the Metro section of the Chicago Tribune
    • Coverage by:
      • Chicago Sun-Times
      • Chicago Public Radio
      • Great Lakes Radio Consortium
      • Several Great Lakes special-interest print and Web publications
  • Greencorps Chicago coverage in local and trade press that helped promote hiring of Greencorps graduates and involvement by more businesses in the program


Read about the City of Chicago's 2008 Green Festival pavilion, another Terracom project.

Learn more about the Chicago Department of Environment.