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Our goals for a sustainable and prosperous Chicago region

To solve today's pressing planning and development challenges and prepare the region for the needs of tomorrow, MPC is working with government, community and business leaders to assist communities, demonstrate best practices and change public policy. By 2020, MPC's work, detailed below, will: 

  • Steady Streams
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    Steady Streams

    Establishing Dedicated Funding for Stormwater Management

  • Grow Chicago

    Grow Chicago

    New development near transit will improve opportunities for all Chicagoans.

  • Glass Half Full
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    Glass Half Full

    Solutions to Northeastern Illinois’ Water Supply Challenges

  • Great Rivers Chicago

    Great Rivers Chicago

    Reconnecting Chicago and its rivers


Browse an archive of our past work »

Browse our previous innovative projects.

This page can be found online at http://www.metroplanning.org/work/index.html

Metropolitan Planning Council 140 S. Dearborn St.
Suite 1400
Chicago, Ill. 60603
312 922 5616 info@metroplanning.org

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