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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-9-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, Local Coordinating Committee to meet August 14, new report on local economic development incentives, toolkit to help planners...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-2-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, comment periods on the proposed GO TO 2040 amendment, TIP conformity amendment, and FY 2014-18 CMAQ program, news on implemen...

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Private Firm to Manage the Port of Chicago

On July 21, 2013, the City of Chicago, State of Illinois, and Illinois International Port District announced the selection of a private concessionaire to operate the Port of Chicago for a 62-yea...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 7-26-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, new resolution from the Lake County Transportation Alliance in support of congestion pricing, Policy Update on recent steps b...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 7-19-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, funding now available for non-motorized transportation projects such as bicycle and pedestrian facilities through new federal...

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Road Usage Fee Moves Forward in Oregon

On July 7, 2013, the Oregon State Legislature passed Senate Bill 810 , establishing the nation's first road usage fee. SB 810 would create a voluntary program capped at 5,000 vehicles that would ...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 7-12-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, new climate adaptation toolkit for municipalities, further Policy Update analysis of latest quarterly Illinois Innovation Ind...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 7-3-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, no board meeting in July, new Policy Updates on FY2014 federal transportation appropriations, the draft Cook County Annual Ac...

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Cook County Draft Annual Action Plan

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) estimates that it will allocate approximately $140 million to the northeastern Illinois region in 2013, primarily through its Community...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 6-28-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, Policy Updates on two local proposals for assistance through the federal Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation...

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Local TIFIA Proposals Move Forward

Two local proposals for assistance through the federal Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) program have advanced. On June 13, 2013, the City of Chicago announced i...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 6-21-13

Among the highlights from CMAP executive director Randy Blankenhorn, applications for planning assistance and grants for local projects implementing GO TO 2040 are due Wednesday, June 26 at noo...

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