2017 Call for Projects

Community Planning Program and Local Technical Assistance Program

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CMAP established the Local Technical Assistance (LTA) program to direct resources to communities pursuing planning work that helps to implement GO TO 2040. In conjunction with the RTA's Community Planning program, CMAP held a call for LTA projects in spring and summer 2017.  Applications were due on June 29, 2017.  Please contact Tony Manno at CMAP (312.386.8606 or tmanno@cmap.illinois.gov) for questions regarding the LTA program. Please contact Michael Horsting at RTA (312.913.3159 or horstingm@rtachicago.org) for questions regarding the Community Planning program.

More than 250 people from around the region attended the 2017 Technical Assistance Symposium on May 16. Elected officials, municipal and county planners and staff, community-based organizations, nonprofits, civic organizations, and consulting firms learned about the Call for Projects for the Local Technical Assistance (LTA) and RTA Community Planning programs, Access the full Symposium Program here.