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Drinking Water 1-2-3

A guide for local officials and community leaders

MPC is proud to announce the release of Drinking Water 1-2-3—an educational tool to better understand and proatively address our region's drinking water needs.

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    About MPC

    A look at how we, our donors, and our partners make an impact throughout the Chicago region, in a two-and-a-half minute video

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    Municipal Capacity

    A new outline for cultivating resources

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    Great Rivers Chicago

    Reconnecting communities and their rivers

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Urban Think & Drink
Exposure is Key: My Block, My Hood, My City

March 15, 2018, 5 to 7 p.m. CST
Metropolitan Planning Council

Photos courtesy of Jahmal Cole; Photo of Darryl Holliday by Lucio Villa

Join MPC to hear from students who participate in My Block My Hood My City's Explorations and how their participation helps them better understand our city and our world. The evening will also feature a conversation between Jahmal Cole and Darryl Holliday about the importance of breaking down barriers to advance equity and foster collaboration.

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