CMAP Weekly Update

Women have been vulnerable to the economic impacts of COVID-19. In Illinois and across the nation, women have become unemployed or dropped out of the workforce at higher rates than men. Underst...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 2-26-21

CMAP's latest analysis of transportation trends during the pandemic shows a decrease in traffic volumes across all vehicle classes as mitigation efforts were put into places during the past few...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 2-19-21

Each legislative session, CMAP develops strategic policy agendas based on recommendations from ON TO 2050, the region’s long-range plan. The CMAP Board recently approved 2021 agendas for state ...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 2-12-21

The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) and more than 20 private and public partners recently developed a list of shared principles for Congress to consider when reauthorizing the n...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 2-5-21

Transit Equity Day, celebrated every year on Rosa Parks' birthday of February 4, is meant to highlight why officials need to support equitable, accessible, and sustainable public transportation.

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CMAP Weekly Update, 1-29-21

Even before the pandemic disrupted travel patterns, traffic safety trends were worsening throughout the country. The five-year average of traffic fatalities on northeastern Illinois' roads has ...

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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, ...

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CMAP Weekly Update, 1-8-21

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

Women have been vulnerable to the economic impacts of COVID-19. In Illinois and across the nation, women have become unemployed or dropped out of the workforce at higher rates than men. Underst...

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 2-26-21

CMAP's latest analysis of transportation trends during the pandemic shows a decrease in traffic volumes across all vehicle classes as mitigation efforts were put into places during the past few...

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 2-19-21

Each legislative session, CMAP develops strategic policy agendas based on recommendations from ON TO 2050, the region’s long-range plan. The CMAP Board recently approved 2021 agendas for state ...

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 2-12-21

The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) and more than 20 private and public partners recently developed a list of shared principles for Congress to consider when reauthorizing the n...

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 2-5-21

Transit Equity Day, celebrated every year on Rosa Parks' birthday of February 4, is meant to highlight why officials need to support equitable, accessible, and sustainable public transportation.

Read More

CMAP Weekly Update, 1-29-21

Even before the pandemic disrupted travel patterns, traffic safety trends were worsening throughout the country. The five-year average of traffic fatalities on northeastern Illinois' roads has ...

Read More

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, 1-8-21

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...

Read More

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