2018 Call for Projects

Community Planning Program and Local Technical Assistance Program


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, the 2018 Call for Projects opened on September 6, 2018. Applications were due on October 26, 2018.  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. 

The application can also be downloaded here. Additional information and Frequently Asked Questions can also be found here. Information on Community Cohorts can be found here, and information on Local Contribution for the LTA and Community Planning Programs can be found here

The 2018 Community Planning and LTA Call for Projects is now closed. All applications are under review by both CMAP and the RTA, and project selection will be announced in January 2019. A list of applications received can be found here