Del Valle discusses recycling, water quality

December 15, 2010 12:28:51 PM PST
Mayoral candidate Miguel del Valle is emphasizing his interest in the "greening of Chicago."Del Valle toured a building called "The Plant Chicago."

The structure in the 1400-block of W. 46th Street was once a meatpacking building.

Plans are underway to turn the site into a vertical farm.

Del Valle also discussed his intention to increase recycling and energy efficiency as well as to improve water quality.