Updated program for the ON TO 2050 launch event
The ON TO 2050 launch event on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, in Chicago’s Millennium Park, will feature an exciting program and great networking. Don’t miss out -- register today!
The program will feature keynote speaker Clarence Anthony, executive director of the National League of Cities; Palos Hills Mayor Gerald Bennett and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (invited); a panel discussion moderated by ABC7 Chicago’s Judy Hsu, with Dan Cronin, chairman, DuPage County Board; Laurence Msall, president, Civic Federation; Toni Preckwinkle, president, Cook County Board of Commissioners; Raul I. Raymundo, CEO, The Resurrection Project; Leanne Redden, executive director, Regional Transportation Authority; and Melissa Y. Washington, vice president of external affairs, ComEd; and special guests John Hatcher, Jr., a student at Marian Catholic High School, and the Lindblom Math and Science Academy A Cappella Choir.
Household travel survey is open
The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning is conducting the My Daily Travel survey, asking households in northeastern Illinois to tell us how they get from place to place in our region. Your household can participate in the survey by signing up at http://www.mydailytravel.com/cmap -- and we encourage Weekly Update readers to help us spread the word. By providing accurate information about your daily travel, you will help ensure that funding to maintain roads, bridges, and transit is spent where it is needed most. Households that complete the survey will earn $50. Learn more and sign up today!