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A new ON TO 2050 strategy paper, Climate Resilience, is now available.
February 17, 2017
Get all the latest agency news in our weekly email, sent each Friday to partners and stakeholders. Read More About CMAP Weekly Update, 2-17-17
February 2, 2017
A new Policy Update examines manufacturing employment and output trends for the seven-county CMAP region and the rest of Illinois from 2001-16, with a focus on the loss of high-skilled... Read More About Manufacturing employment trends in Illinois’ metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas
January 11, 2017
On January 9, 2017, the Federal Transit Administration announced that it would award $957 million to the Chicago Transit Authority for Phase I of the Red and Purple Modernization Program (RPM). ... Read More About Chicago Transit Authority awarded $1 billion in funding
December 20, 2016
On December 15, 2016, U.S. DOT issued a final rule that will affect the metropolitan transportation planning process in the CMAP region. Read More About New rule to have significant impact on metropolitan transportation planning
December 9, 2016
More than 100 people joined CMAP at Two Brothers Roundhouse in Aurora on Tuesday, December 6, for the latest ON TO 2050 Big Ideas Forum, "Development at the Edge: The Future of Regional... Read More About ON TO 2050 Big Ideas forum evokes debate about the future of regional urbanization
November 17, 2016
On October 27, 2016, about 100 attendees joined CMAP on the University of Illinois at Chicago campus for the latest ON TO 2050 Big Ideas forum, "Designing the Future: Gen X and Millennials... Read More About Big Ideas forum discusses aging, life for millennials in 2050
November 17, 2016
On November 9, voters considered numerous state and local referenda related to funding transportation systems. CMAP continually monitors national efforts to provide adequate and reliable funding... Read More About Local transportation ballot measures fare well in the general election
October 26, 2016
The City of Chicago will launch a Downtown Loading Zone Reform pilot program in 2017 to convert business-paid commercial loading zones to user-paid loading zones in the central business... Read More About Chicago Establishes the Downtown Loading Zone Reform Pilot Program
October 11, 2016
Metropolitan Chicago's ability to retain and foster new businesses is an important regional economic indicator. Businesses base site decisions on factors such as access to customers,... Read More About Business churn in the Chicago region
October 6, 2016
On Monday, September 26, 2016, the White House released a Housing Development Toolkit encouraging local governments to explore modernizing local zoning regulations to spur economic... Read More About White House releases Housing Development toolkit focused on zoning
CMAP is leading the implementation of GO TO 2040, the long-range plan for northeastern Illinois.CMAP
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.
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.