Posted on March 09, 2010 7:01 AM
Media Coverage from February 24 to March 9, 2010
March 8, 2010
Towns urge residents to help capture new funds by filling out census by Marni Pyke
Published by: The Daily Herald
This article is about the importance of census data on the allocation of federal funding and uses population projections from CMAP.
February 28, 2010
My Kind of Town, Letter to the Editor
Published by: OnEarth
Topic: Land use, Transit-oriented development
CMAP's Randy Blankenhorn wrote a letter to the editor in response to the article, "Redrawing the American City," which was published in the Winter 2010 edition of OnEarth magazine. The letter, which was published in the Spring 2010 OnEarth magazine, addresses the need to plan sustainably through cooperation at the local, regional, and state levels. The letter was also published on the OnEarth website.
February 26, 2010
Carpentersville Business Development Commission to survey village businesses by Emily McFarlan
Published by: The Courier-News
Topic: Full Circle
This story is about a survey of village business owners that was conducted based on data collected for the Carpentersville Business Development Commission. The data was collected through CMAP's Full Circle program.
February 25, 2010
Local mayors host their first Municipal Expo by Kevin Olson
Published by: Regional News
Topic: GO TO 2040, Economic - workforce development
The Southwest Conference of Mayors hosted its first Municipal Expo, which featured speakers from regional organizations, including CMAP's Bola Delano. Delano spoke about GO TO 2040 and workforce development.