On June 10, 2015, Cook County recognized the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) with an honorary Board resolution related to the invaluable technical assistance they provided to the Planning for Progress strategic planning initiative. Inclusive of extensive data analysis as well as robust stakeholder and public engagement, Planning for Progress resulted […]

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On June 4, 2015, President Preckwinkle joined Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the Board of the Community Investment Corporation (CIC), and representatives from the banking industry at a reception, as they celebrated the commitment to make $200 million available to rehabilitate and preserve 7,500 units of affordable rental housing over the next five years. By renewing their […]

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On June 1, President Preckwinkle toured the Thornton Township Academy of Truck and Diesel Technology – Powered by Navistar. The visit included students, parents, faculty and staff who explained that once students complete this program, they become certified diesel technicians by the time they graduate from high school. This certification allows them to apply for […]

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From the monthly archives: June 2015