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July 24, 2014

No CMAP Board Meeting in August

The CMAP Board and Executive Committee will not meet in August. Its next scheduled meeting is at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 10.  Read More About No CMAP Board Meeting in August
July 22, 2014

White House Announces Build America Investment Initiative

The initiative will focus on innovative financing via collaboration between the private sector and state and local governments on public-private partnerships. Read More About White House Announces Build America Investment Initiative
July 21, 2014

Clusters Indicators Highlight Importance of Freight, Manufacturing in Region

On July 21, CMAP released data and analysis on clusters indicators – intermodal lifts, manufacturing and freight cluster employment and industry location quotients, and manufacturing exports. Read More About Clusters Indicators Highlight Importance of Freight, Manufacturing in Region
July 18, 2014

CMAP Weekly Update, 7-18-14

Get all the latest agency news in our weekly email, sent each Friday to partners and stakeholders. Read More About CMAP Weekly Update, 7-18-14
July 16, 2014

New Report Describes Oregon Experience with Road Usage Fees

In 2013 Oregon enacted the nation's first road usage fee, following the completion of a pilot program. Read More About New Report Describes Oregon Experience with Road Usage Fees
July 15, 2014

Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity releases new strategic plan

The plan outlines seven initiatives, including the promotion of economic development at the regional level. Read More About Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity releases new strategic plan
July 14, 2014

Workforce Indicators Show Growing STEM Employment, Manufacturing Skills Gap in Region

On July 14, 2014, CMAP released new data and analysis on workforce indicators – educational attainment, workforce participation, the skills gap, and STEM occupations. Read More About Workforce Indicators Show Growing STEM Employment, Manufacturing Skills Gap in Region
July 10, 2014

U.S. House Committee Marks Up Transportation Bill Extension

The Highway and Transportation Funding Act would provide $10.9 billion in transfers to the Highway Trust Fund. Read More About U.S. House Committee Marks Up Transportation Bill Extension
July 10, 2014

Comparing Municipal and Township Transportation Revenue Sharing in Illinois

While local motor fuel tax allotment criteria are uniform across the state, the road systems they serve are not. Read More About Comparing Municipal and Township Transportation Revenue Sharing in Illinois
July 7, 2014

New microsite tracks regional economic trends

CMAP's microsite will focus on four major economic themes: trends, industry clusters, workforce, and innovation. Read More About New microsite tracks regional economic trends
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  • Partner Spotlight

    ISTC harnesses the power of research and innovation to grow the the state's economy. 

    Partner Spotlight

    ATA advocates for transportation that encourages and promotes safety, physical activity, health, recreation, social interaction, equity, environmental stewardship and resource conservation.
     
  • Partner Spotlight

    CAFHA is a consortium of fair housing advocacy organizations, government agencies, and municipalities committed to the value of fair housing, diversity, and integration.

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    IISG convenes the latest science  to partners to work toward a healthy environment and economy in the southern Lake Michigan region.
     
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    Pace provides suburban transportation to tens of thousands of daily riders with bus routes, vanpools, and Dial-a-Ride programs.
     

    Partner Spotlight

    The Morton Arboretum collects and studies plants from around the world and maintains living collections for people to study and enjoy.

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    Elevate Energy designs and implements energy efficiency programs that lower costs, protect the environment, and ensure the benefits reach those who need them.

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    Metra is the commuter rail agency for Cook, DuPage, Will, Lake, Kane, and McHenry Counties and serves more than 100 communities.
     

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