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CMAP Weekly Update, 11-1-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, a new Policy Update on findings and recommendations from the House of Representatives panel on 21st Century Freight Transport...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 10-25-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, a Springfield update on the first week of the Illinois General Assembly's veto session, the U.S. DOT certification review has...

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GO TO 2040 and Smart Grid Opportunities

GO TO 2040 identifies energy conservation and energy demand reduction as critical regional priorities .  On the conservation side, the plan recommends the promotion of energy retrofit progra...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 10-18-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, a recap of  yesterday's MPO Policy Comittee meeting, highlights on LTA projects including Homes for a Changing Region, L...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 10-11-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, a recap of the CMAP Board meeting, including the approval of new Local Technical Assistance projects, the MPO Policy Committe...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 10-4-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, a recap of CMAP Transportation Committee meeting, the postponement of the U.S. Department of Transportation certification rev...

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Freight User Fee Legislation Introduced

On September 17, 2013, the Maritime Goods Movement Act for the 21 st Century was introduced in the U.S. Senate.  The bill would abolish the current Harbor Maintenance Tax ( HMT ), which is...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-27-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, CMAP released its staff recommendation regarding the proposed Illiana Corridor – a new tolled expressway project – as a fisca...

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CMAP Muni-Blast, 9-20-13

CMAP is launching a new quarterly newsletter for metropolitan Chicago's 284 municipalities. This "e-blast" briefly highlights local planning resources that can help communities implement livabi...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-13-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, presentations from the CMAP Board meeting, CMAP's fiscal year 2013 annual report is now available, the deadline for the Futur...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-6-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, the CMAP Board will meet Wednesday, September 11 at 9:30 a.m.; new Community Data Snapshots summarize demographics, housing, ...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-30-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, the public comment period ends September 3, 2013, for a proposed amendment that would add the Illiana Corridor project to the...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-23-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, the public comment period for proposed projects to the FY 2014-18 Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement (CMAQ) pr...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-16-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, a new report on metropolitan Chicago's Freight-Manufacturing Nexus, proposals for the Transportation Alternatives Program due...

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