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Chicago Demands Transportation Management

Learn how MPC's Commute Options pilot helped make the case for a regional transportation demand management (TDM) initiative, and read our recommendations for establishing a Chicagoland TDM program.

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Weather Proof: Collaborative Stormwater Solutions
  • Presentation
  • Apr 17, 2014
Slides from the April 8, 2014 MPC Roundtable—Water Proff: Collaborative Stormwater Solutions.
MPC's 80th Anniversary
  • Slideshow
  • (31 slides)
  • Mar 14, 2014
Celebrating the Legacy: John W. Baird
  • Video
  • Mar 4, 2014
An event in honor of John W. Baird was held at the Goodman Theatre on Feb. 3, 2014. The program celebrated the legacy of the man who changed the face of Chicago, the city’s open lands, historic preservation and the entire real estate industry. Mr. Baird was a dedicated MPC volunteer, serving…
Three solutions to our transit challenge
Presentation by MPC Executive Vice President Peter Skosey to the Northeast Illinois Transit Reform Task Force, Feb. 28, 2014.
Breaking New Ground
  • Slideshow
  • (6 slides)
  • Feb 28, 2014
MPC Roundtable—Cook County Land Bank
  • Slideshow
  • (20 slides)
  • Feb 19, 2014
Reinventing the Region: 2014 Plan for Prosperity
  • Publication
  • (1 MB)
  • Feb 4, 2014
Each year, the Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) presents Plan for Prosperity, its 12-month agenda for promoting policies and development that make the Chicago region more equitable, sustainable and prosperous. Reinventing the Region, MPC’s policy agenda for 2014, focuses on these four…
Urban Think and Drink—Candy Chang
  • Slideshow
  • (60 slides)
  • Dec 17, 2013
Chicago Demands Transportation Management: The case for TDM in Chicagoland
  • Publication
  • (3 MB)
  • Dec 13, 2013
The Chicago region has a rich network of transportation options, yet we waste billions of dollars and countless hours each year in traffic congestion. Although we continue to invest in rebuilding and expanding our transportation system, we cannot build our way out of congestion. We must make the…
MPC Roundtable—Making the Case for Commute Options
  • Slideshow
  • (11 slides)
  • Dec 12, 2013
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