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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
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Shaping a better, bolder, more equitable future for everyone

For more than 85 years, the Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) has partnered with communities, businesses, and governments to unleash the greatness of the Chicago region. We believe that every neighborhood has promise, every community should be heard, and every person can thrive. To tackle the toughest urban planning and development challenges, we create collaborations that change perceptions, conversations—and the status quo. Read more about our work »

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