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Future Leaders in Planning

Applications are now available for CMAP's Future Leaders in Planning (FLIP), a summer leadership development program for high school students.

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Traffic Safety

Read ON TO 2050 recommendations for improving the safety of the region's roadway system for motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians.

Natural Resources

Read a CMAP snapshot report on what a changing climate means for our natural resources.

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Updates

April 20, 2018

CMAP Weekly Update, 4-20-18

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March 29, 2018

Omnibus bill sets federal spending levels for Fiscal Year 2018

Mar 29, 2018 Omnibus bill sets federal spending levels for Fiscal Year 2018 On ...

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March 2, 2018

CMAP Weekly Update, 3-2-18

Mar 2, 2018 CMAP Weekly Update, 3-2-18 Jump to section Planning in the n...

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February 15, 2018

White House Releases Infrastructure Proposal and FY 2019 Budget

Feb 15, 2018 White House Releases Infrastructure Proposal and FY 2019 Budget On...

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January 23, 2018

Supporting Inclusive Growth with land use and transportation shifts

Jan 23, 2018 Supporting Inclusive Growth with land use and transportation shifts ...

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January 23, 2018

Travel patterns in Economically Disconnected Area clusters

Jan 23, 2018 Travel patterns in Economically Disconnected Area clusters This P...

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January 23, 2018

Economically Disconnected Area clusters in the CMAP region

Jan 23, 2018 Economically Disconnected Area clusters in the CMAP region This P...

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January 5, 2018

CMAP Weekly Update, 1-5-18

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December 22, 2017

CMAP Weekly Update, 12-22-17

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December 4, 2017

New CMAP website

Dec 4, 2017 New CMAP website To prepare for the final stages of ON TO 2050 deve...

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November 3, 2017

Strategic, regionally driven economic development in New York

In today's fast-paced global economy, metropolitan regions -- rather than just countries -- compete with one another. With its unparalleled transportation s...

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November 3, 2017

Strategies to reduce the effects of flooding in metropolitan Chicago

The Chicago region experiences significant and repeated damages from flooding. Between 2007 and 2014, $2.319 billion in damages were paid out from public and pr...

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September 1, 2017

CMAP Weekly Update, 9-1-2017

Get all the agency news in our weekly email, sent each Friday to our partners and stakeholders.

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August 18, 2017

Final Alternative Futures forum discusses future with constrained resources

At the final Alternative Futures forum, panelists with experience in government, nonprofit work, and the private sector shared ideas about how the region can continue to provide resident...

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August 3, 2017

Chicago area students learn to be Future Leaders in Planning

For six days, 33 students from throughout the Chicago region learned about planning and how it affects their communities.

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July 27, 2017

Panel discusses a future with economic opportunity for all

"The Future of Economic Opportunity," held at the Homewood-Flossmoor Auditorium in Homewood on Wednesday, July 19, was the fourth of five Alternative Futures forums hosted by Chicago Met...

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Partner Spotlight

IEPA safeguards the state's natural resources from pollution and provides a healthy environment for its citizens.

The WCGL is a not-for-profit intergovernmental organization of 30 municipalities and Will County, representing over 675,000 residents.

Instituto del Progreso Latino contributes to the development of Latino immigrants and their families through education, training, and employment.

CUPPA is committeed to providing innovative urban planning and public management education that puts engaged research to purposeful use

Prairie State College is a two-year community college offering associate degrees, technical and career certificates, and adult, corporate, and continuing education.

NHS is a nonprofit neighborhood revitalization organization committeed to helping homeowners and neighborhoods throughout Chicago, South Suburban Cook County, and Elgin.

CDOT keeps the city's surface transportation networks and public way safe for users, environmentally sustainable, and in a state of good repairs.

The Lan-Oak Park District strives to enhance the quality of life for all Lansing residents by providing clean, safe parks, and well-developed recreational facilities.