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MPC releases its 2016 Annual Report

We're pleased to debut Better Together, the Metropolitan Planning Council’s 2016 Annual Report. We're proud to share the impact that we've had throughout the Chicago region this past year. In this report, you’ll find stories that illuminate how MPC, our partners, and our donors drive policies and initiatives that strengthen our region, bolster the communities we serve, and empower local voices. We delve into how innovative collaboration enables us to address some of our region’s toughest issues, including advancing equity, protecting our natural assets, and pushing for effective government. 

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December 7, 2017, 5 to 7 p.m. CST

Metropolitan Planning Council
140 S. Dearborn St., Suite 1400
Chicago, IL 60603

In his groundbreaking history of the modern American metropolis, Richard Rothstein, a leading authority on housing policy, explodes the myth that America’s cities came to be racially divided through de facto segregation. Through extensive research that Ta-Nehisi Coates has lauded as "brilliant" (The Atlantic), Rothstein chronicles an untold story that begins with the Great Migration. Richard will be in conversation with Jennifer White, host of WBEZ's Morning Shift

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For more than 80 years, the Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) has made the Chicago region a better place to live and work by partnering with businesses, communities and governments to address the area's toughest planning and development challenges. MPC works to solve today's urgent problems while consistently thinking ahead to prepare the region for the needs of tomorrow. Read more about our work »

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