Posted on April 03, 2012 2:33 PM
CMAP News Coverage, 2-5 to 2-19-12
February 17, 2012
Orland Park praised for its water conservation efforts by Dennis Sullivan
Published by TribLocal
TOPICS: LTA, Water
This Orland Park TribLocal article covers the development of water conservation code for Orland Park, a Local Technical Assistance (LTA) program project. The article quotes CMAP staff Hala Ahmed.
February 16, 2012
Chicago tumbles as R&D capital by John Pletz
Published by Crain’s Chicago Business
This article covers the February Illinois Innovation Index examining private research and development (R&D) spending in the state.
Februrary 15, 2012
A New Focus on Sustainable Regions by Carissa Schively Slotterback
Published by APA Sustaining Places
This blog post highlights how MetroPulse will be used in a regional planning case study in a series of best practices case studies.
February 14, 2012
Riverside gives downtown planning another go by Bob Uphues
Published by Riverside-Brookfield Landmark
This article covers the kickoff of the development of a central business district plan, an LTA project. The article quotes CMAP staff Trevor Dick.
February 8, 2012
A guide to digging our way out by Southtown Star Editorial Board
Published by Southtown Star
TOPICS: LTA, Housing
This editorial offers support for the “Homes for a Changing Region” report for South Cook communities. The report is part of the LTA program.