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July 21, 2017  

CMAP Weekly Update, 7-21-17

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July 21, 2017   Data Economy Livability

FY18 budget impacts on state finances, regional transportation, and local governments

The Illinois General Assembly enacted a series of budget bills on July 6, 2017, overriding the Governor's veto and ending the state's two-year budget impasse. Among changes to income tax... Read More About FY18 budget impacts on state finances, regional transportation, and local governments
July 19, 2017   Sustainability & Climate

Local leadership on climate change issues

In June 2017, Mayor Rahm Emanuel issued an executive order committing the City of Chicago to a goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by at least 26 percent from 2005 levels by 2025.... Read More About Local leadership on climate change issues
July 14, 2017   Weekly Updates

CMAP Weekly Update, 7-14-17

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July 7, 2017   Transportation Weekly Updates

CMAP Weekly Update, 7-7-17

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July 6, 2017   Transportation Freight

Proposal for new national freight infrastructure fee and grants

On June 22, 2017, H.R. 3001 , Economy in Motion: The National Multimodal and Sustainable Freight Infrastructure Act, was filed in the U.S. House of Representatives.  The current proposal... Read More About Proposal for new national freight infrastructure fee and grants
July 6, 2017   Data

Socioeconomic shifts in the Chicago region

Understanding demographic trends is crucial to developing plans and policies related to the region's land use, economic development, housing, and transportation systems.  Socioeconomic... Read More About Socioeconomic shifts in the Chicago region
June 30, 2017   Weekly Updates

CMAP Weekly Update, 6-30-17

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June 29, 2017   Transportation

Illinois Department of Transportation to shut down transportation projects statewide

On June 21, 2017, the Governor called the General Assembly for a special session to address the State of Illinois' budget impasse, but lawmakers have not yet reached a budget deal for the new... Read More About Illinois Department of Transportation to shut down transportation projects statewide
June 29, 2017  

Panel discusses future of transportation in Chicago region

A group of panelists diverse in expertise and experience led a conversation about the future of transportation and mobility across the Chicago region at Illinois Institute of Technology... Read More About Panel discusses future of transportation in Chicago region
June 23, 2017  

CMAP Weekly Update, 6-23-17

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June 22, 2017   Demographics Data

Population change across age groups in the CMAP region

Population growth is both a condition and a consequence of economic prosperity. Thus, the Chicago region's residents are both the primary drivers of economic growth—and, in recent years, an... Read More About Population change across age groups in the CMAP region
June 16, 2017   Weekly Updates

CMAP Weekly Update, 6-16-17

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June 9, 2017  

Considerations and Practices of Local Government Consolidation

This Policy Update outlines considerations for local government consolidation, summarizes recent state legislation, and describes how New York is encouraging its local governments to consolidate. Read More About Considerations and Practices of Local Government Consolidation
June 9, 2017   Weekly Updates

CMAP Weekly Update, 6-9-17

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June 2, 2017   Weekly Updates

CMAP Weekly Update, 6-2-17

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May 26, 2017  

Administration releases FY2018 budget proposal

On Tuesday, May 23, 2017, the White House released its budget proposal for federal Fiscal Year (FY) 2018, which will begin on October 1, 2017.  This proposal follows an initial blueprint... Read More About Administration releases FY2018 budget proposal
May 26, 2017  

CMAP Weekly Update, 5-26-17

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May 19, 2017   Weekly Updates

CMAP Weekly Update, 5-19-17

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May 16, 2017  

Statement on repeal of MPO consolidation passage

In December 2016, U.S. DOT issued a Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Coordination rule that would have significant impacts on metropolitan Chicago and neighboring regions.  The... Read More About Statement on repeal of MPO consolidation passage
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