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Building Cities, Building Futures

September 20, 2011, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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The Ritz-Carlton Chicago, 160 East Pearson Street, Chicago, Ill.

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The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning and the Metropolitan Planning Council invite you to Building Cities, Building Futures, a national tour with a local focus on how sustainable infrastructure may best serve as a catalyst for economic competitiveness. In partnership with the National League of Cities (NLC), Building Cities, Building Futures will bring national experts to Chicago and discuss solutions to pressing infrastructure issues with local leaders, creating linkages to Chicago’s economic competitiveness in the 21st century.

This free event will feature keynotes from national thought leaders and industry experts, facilitated discussions, and best practice review, all focused on pressing infrastructure issues. Space is very limited, so register online now.

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Chicago, Ill. 60603
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