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Metropolitan Water Reclamation District raises rainbow LGBT flag
2019-06-21

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The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District ( MWRD ) raised the rainbow LGBT flag Thursday for first time in 130 years.

The MWRD Board of Commissioners and staff raised the rainbow LGBT Flag for the first time in honor of Pride Month at the MWRD Main Office Building, 100 E. Erie St.

The MWRD and commissioners have been advocates in assuring equal access and opportunities for employees and MWRD contracts, expanding the benefits and healthcare coverage for same sex couples and participating in the annual Chicago Pride Parade.

—From a press release


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