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Since 2018, the Our Great Rivers vision has started to become a reality as MPC and partners consistently meet new milestones with ever-evolving goals.

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Legislation targets lead water lines
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Illinois Must Be a Leader on Lead Service Line Replacement
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Springfield plan targets pork-barrel road and transit spending

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Chicago, Ill. 60603
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Shaping a better, bolder more equitable future for all in the greater Chicago region

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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