Census Products for Urban Planning (CPUP)
This coming Fall and Winter, CMAP will host free hands-on workshops about U.S. Census products for urban planning. Each program introduces the Decennial Census program and American Community Survey data. Data queries of increasing difficulty are presented in a step by step manner. Following the introductory exercises, specialty topics will be presented as listed below. Note dates for speciality topics have not changed but the specialty topics presented on those dates have been changed.
December 7, 2016 – OnTheMap Expanded Display
January 18, 2017 – OnTheMap Expanded Display
February 15, 2017 – Geography - Maps & Data
March 15, 2017 – Geography - Maps & Data
April 19, 2017 - Housing
May 17, 2017 – Poverty
All presentations will be held from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. at its office, (233 South Wacker Drive, Suite 800, Chicago 60606). Municipal planning staff, volunteers and private sector planners are invited to attend. Class size is limited. Three CMAP laptops will be reserved for persons who do not have or cannot bring their own laptops. For more information or to RSVP, contact Jon Hallas (firstname.lastname@example.org or 312-386-8764.