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July 31, 2015  

CMAP Weekly Update, 7-31-15

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July 28, 2015  

Advances and challenges in accessibility

A new post explores the impact of Americans with Disabilities Act has had since being enacted twenty-five years ago. Read More About Advances and challenges in accessibility
July 24, 2015  

CMAP Weekly Update, 7-24-15

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July 24, 2015   GO TO 2040 Housing

New HUD rule on affirmatively furthering fair housing

A CMAP Policy Update examines the broad implications of the rule and how channeling resources in ways that expand housing options for all can help metropolitan Chicago achieve several important goals. Read More About New HUD rule on affirmatively furthering fair housing
July 17, 2015  

CMAP Weekly Update, 7-17-15

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High school summer program introduces students to opportunities in planning

Forty-five high school students from across the seven-county region participated in the eighth session of Future Leaders in Planning (FLIP) spending July 10-17, 2015, learning about the many... Read More About High school summer program introduces students to opportunities in planning
July 10, 2015  

CMAP Weekly Update, 7-10-15

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July 9, 2015   Livability Housing

Regional Housing Initiative supports affordable housing development in opportunity areas

CMAP is collaborating with BRicK Partners, the Metropolitan Planning Council, the Illinois Housing Development Authority, and nine other housing authorities in the region to encourage a diverse... Read More About Regional Housing Initiative supports affordable housing development in opportunity areas
July 2, 2015  

Amtrak reauthorization bill introduced in Senate

On June 18, 2015, the Railroad Reform, Enhancement, and Efficiency Act (RREEA), a $9 billion, four-year Amtrak reauthorization bill, was introduced in the U.S. Senate.  It was marked up ... Read More About Amtrak reauthorization bill introduced in Senate
July 2, 2015  

CMAP Weekly Update, 7-2-15

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June 26, 2015  

CMAP Weekly Update, 6-26-15

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Senate transportation bill establishes new freight program

A Policy Update highlights the freight provisions in the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee text for the proposed DRIVE act, a six-year transportation reauthorization bill. Read More About Senate transportation bill establishes new freight program

Understanding patenting activity in Illinois manufacturing

New analysis dives deep into the complexities of the regional patents indicator, exploring the decisions in patenting products and patent production. Read More About Understanding patenting activity in Illinois manufacturing
June 19, 2015   Weekly Updates

CMAP Weekly Update, 6-19-15

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June 16, 2015   Transportation

Interactive tool highlights accessibility by travel mode

The Urban Transportation Center at the University of Illinois at Chicago has developed the Metropolitan Chicago Accessibility Explorer . The new map-based, interactive visualization tool... Read More About Interactive tool highlights accessibility by travel mode
June 12, 2015  

CMAP Weekly Update, 6-12-15

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June 12, 2015   Data Livability Housing

Housing stock diversity in metropolitan Chicago

A CMAP Policy Update explores how housing stock diversity has changed in the region since 2000 and how those changes relate to trends in housing tenure. Read More About Housing stock diversity in metropolitan Chicago
June 10, 2015   GO TO 2040

Joseph C. Szabo tapped to be next CMAP executive director

New executive director has varied experience in local, state, federal governments, civic affairs, and transportation. Read More About Joseph C. Szabo tapped to be next CMAP executive director
June 5, 2015  

CMAP Weekly Update, 6-5-15

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June 5, 2015  

Grand opening for The 606 park

The 606 aka the Bloomingdale Trail, a new multi-use, accessible, bike and pedestrian trail in the City of Chicago, will open Saturday, June 6. Read More About Grand opening for The 606 park
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