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Improving mobility and infrastructure throughout Chicagoland

Our region boasts one of America’s only legacy public transportation networks. Cars, trains and bicycles criss-cross our vibrant community.

But our transportation infrastructure is aging, and it’s been decades since we’ve raised revenue for an upgrade. New technologies promise big ideas and big changes. That’s why MPC applies sound, long-range thinking and action—to ensure that residents get around safely and efficiently.

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Chicago, Ill. 60603
312 922 5616

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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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