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city skyline with text over it that reads: Honor the Heritage, Embrace the Future: The 2022 MPC Annual Event

This year, the MPC Annual Event was back in-person, with a virtual option, too! On Wednesday, September 21st, we honored our Champion Fighter awardees, Dr. Helene Gayle and The Chicago Community Trust. In case you missed it, watch the virtual program by clicking the play button in the center of the image below (it is a red rectangle with a white triangle inside). 

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For more than 85 years, the Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) has partnered with communities, businesses, and governments to unleash the greatness of the Chicago region. We believe that every neighborhood has promise, every community should be heard, and every person can thrive. To tackle the toughest urban planning and development challenges, we create collaborations that change perceptions, conversations—and the status quo. Read more about our work »

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