Open Space awards
The Urban Land Institute will recognize open spaces -- including parks, plazas, squares, memorials, linear parks and trails, or other non-traditional park and open space formats -- that have been instrumental in promoting healthy, sustainable, and equitable outcomes in communities. Submissions are accepted through Monday, March 5.
TMA of Lake-Cook Annual Highway Construction Meeting
The Transportation Management Association (TMA) of Lake-Cook will host their Annual Highway Construction Meeting on Friday, March 16, at 9:00 a.m., at the Baxter Healthcare Auditorium (1 Baxter Pkwy., Deerfield). RSVP via email by Monday, March 12.
IDOT freight proposals
IDOT seeks proposals for improving freight mobility at the local level and implementing goals of the Illinois State Freight Plan. Applications are due Friday, April 6, 2018.IDOT will host an informational meeting on Monday, March 5, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., at IDOT’s Hanley Building Auditorium (2300 S. Dirksen Pkwy., Springfield). RSVPs are encouraged.
NOAA Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) provides federal financial and technical assistance to address the most significant problems facing the Great Lakes, including toxic substances and areas of concern, invasive species, nonpoint source pollution impacts, habitats and species, and foundations for future restoration actions. Applications are due Monday, March 12.