What is “Planning for Progress”?
Cook County is embarking on a dual-track comprehensive planning process that will guide funding requests, investments, and partnerships over the next five years. This collaborative, inclusive process, will result in the development of a new Consolidated Plan (Con Plan) and Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) […]
Herman Brewer, Bureau Chief for the Bureau of Economic Development, spoke to the Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIRE) Luncheon on October 8th in Rosemont, IL. Speaking to a full house, his topic was “Drivers of Midwestern Job Growth.” He talked about the major drivers of job growth in the region in key clusters: […]
There will be a meeting of the Finance Committee of the Cook County Land Bank Authority on Friday, October 11, 2013 at the hour of 9:00 AM, at the
Metropolitan Planning Council located at 140 S Dearborn, Fourteenth Floor, Chicago, IL.
Contact for information and agenda:
President Preckwinkle, joined by Paul W. Jones, Chairman, A.O. Smith Corporation and Victor Smith, Secretary of Commerce, State of Indiana, served as part of a town hall at the Tri-State Summit on Regional Competitiveness on the topic of: “Effective Institutional Arrangements in the Tri-State Region”. The event was sponosored by the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce on […]