News Flash Home
The original item was published from 2/9/2021 1:50:53 PM to 2/9/2021 2:06:52 PM.

News Flash

Village of Park Forest - Economic Development & Planning News

Posted on: February 9, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Free Webinar | Local Circular Economy for Small Business

Plant Chicago

Join us for the next webinar in our Business Educational Series sponsored by Village of Park Forest Economic Development & Planning.

The topic is Local Circular Economy for Small Business. This webinar will be conducted on Thursday, March 18 from 8:00 to 9:00AM.

Cultivating local circular economies is an effective way for businesses to work together to solve some of the greatest challenges of our era. Join Plant Chicago to learn about tangible steps your business can take today to become more sustainable and cultivate the local circular economy in your own community!

This presentation will cover: 

  • Circular Economy 101
  • Circular Economy Practices for Businesses 
  • Your Stuff (inputs, packaging, supply chain, & waste)
    • Your People
    • Your Networks 

 There will be Q&A with Plant Chicago representatives at the end of the session.



A local circular economy is a collaborative practice sustained by the local circulation of materials, nutrients, knowledge, and economic value. Values of equity, transparency, diversity, and inclusion define its success.  In a local circular economy, business activities should regenerate natural ecosystems, minimize waste, and strive to make sure that economic and social benefits are distributed equitably. 

If you're a business owner who cares about regenerating natural ecosystems, treating your people well, and making a lasting contribution to your local economy, this webinar is for you!

*Please make sure you have loaded the Zoom app before signing into the webinar.*

Register Today!
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Village of Park Forest - Economic Development & Planning News

PF Dec BB with SBAC email NF size

Quarterly Business Breakfast with SBAC

Posted on: November 10, 2022
Farmers Market

Main Street Market continues

Posted on: August 12, 2022
Paint n Sip sm news flash size

Main Street Fest, Paint n' Sip, Aug. 20

Posted on: August 10, 2022
September 2022 Business Breakfast Flyer PNG

Quarterly Business Breakfast, Sept. 15

Posted on: August 16, 2022
business After Hours_Blu (2)

Business After Hours

Posted on: March 29, 2022
Community Clean Up

Annual Community Clean Up

Posted on: March 28, 2022