CMAP Weekly Update, 1-15-21

Throughout 2020, CMAP provided critical data and analyses to help our communities stay informed and navigate new challenges. Many of those topics remain relevant today. As we enter a new year, ...

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CMAP Weekly Update

CMAP is accepting funding applications for surface transportation projects from Friday, January 8, through Friday, March 5.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 11-20-20

Since the start of the coronavirus response and Illinois' stay-at-home order, transit and transportation use has significantly changed.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 11-13-20

CMAP has assembled a Regional Economic Recovery Task Force on behalf of the region's seven county board chairs and the City of Chicago.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 11-6-20

The region's rail system helps make northeastern Illinois a premier freight hub in the country, but challenges that result from a robust rail system, such as traffic backups, environmental, and...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 10-9-20

This Saturday, October 10, marks the two-year anniversary of ON TO 2050. It’s hard to believe it’s been that long since the launch event in Millennium Park, when CMAP gathered with partners, po...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-25-20

The region's long-range plan, ON TO 2050, calls for prioritized investment in traded clusters as the best strategy for restarting inclusive economic growth throughout northeastern Illinois. But...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-18-20

CMAP’s newly released My Daily Travel survey shows generational differences in travel behavior and a rise in telecommuting even before the pandemic began. The household travel survey also inclu...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-11-20

Studies have shown that Latinx communities have a higher rate of confirmed COVID-19 cases than any other racial group, in part, due to employment and housing patterns. Community leaders must un...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-4-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 9-4-20. Apartments, townhouses, and other multifamily housing developments are cropping up along North Avenue in western Cook County.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-28-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 8-28-20. A new CMAP analysis has found that people of color are participating in the 2020 census at much lower rates than white residents throughout northeastern Illinois.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-21-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 8-21-20. The pandemic presents a rare opportunity for policymakers not only to stabilize the economy in the near future, but transform it in a sustainable way.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-14-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 8-14-20. With 140 high school and college students signed up, the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning recently saw its highest registration for a Future Leaders in Plan...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-7-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 8-7-20. In the final Virtual FLIP Summer Series session, students learned how planners can help reduce inequities in their communities. CMAP’s Timi Koyejo introduced histor...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 1-15-21

Throughout 2020, CMAP provided critical data and analyses to help our communities stay informed and navigate new challenges. Many of those topics remain relevant today. As we enter a new year, ...

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update

CMAP is accepting funding applications for surface transportation projects from Friday, January 8, through Friday, March 5.

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 11-20-20

Since the start of the coronavirus response and Illinois' stay-at-home order, transit and transportation use has significantly changed.

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 11-13-20

CMAP has assembled a Regional Economic Recovery Task Force on behalf of the region's seven county board chairs and the City of Chicago.

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 11-6-20

The region's rail system helps make northeastern Illinois a premier freight hub in the country, but challenges that result from a robust rail system, such as traffic backups, environmental, and...

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 10-9-20

This Saturday, October 10, marks the two-year anniversary of ON TO 2050. It’s hard to believe it’s been that long since the launch event in Millennium Park, when CMAP gathered with partners, po...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-25-20

The region's long-range plan, ON TO 2050, calls for prioritized investment in traded clusters as the best strategy for restarting inclusive economic growth throughout northeastern Illinois. But...

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 9-18-20

CMAP’s newly released My Daily Travel survey shows generational differences in travel behavior and a rise in telecommuting even before the pandemic began. The household travel survey also inclu...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-11-20

Studies have shown that Latinx communities have a higher rate of confirmed COVID-19 cases than any other racial group, in part, due to employment and housing patterns. Community leaders must un...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 9-4-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 9-4-20. Apartments, townhouses, and other multifamily housing developments are cropping up along North Avenue in western Cook County.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-28-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 8-28-20. A new CMAP analysis has found that people of color are participating in the 2020 census at much lower rates than white residents throughout northeastern Illinois.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-21-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 8-21-20. The pandemic presents a rare opportunity for policymakers not only to stabilize the economy in the near future, but transform it in a sustainable way.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-14-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 8-14-20. With 140 high school and college students signed up, the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning recently saw its highest registration for a Future Leaders in Plan...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 8-7-20

CMAP Weekly Update, 8-7-20. In the final Virtual FLIP Summer Series session, students learned how planners can help reduce inequities in their communities. CMAP’s Timi Koyejo introduced histor...

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