The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) and the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) invite you to join us on Tuesday, May 16, to mark the release of the 2017 Call for Projects for the Local Technical Assistance (LTA) and Community Planning programs. Symposium attendees will learn how to build upon the successes of other organizations who have used these programs to enhance their communities’ livability, economic prosperity, and quality of life.
Elected officials, municipal and County planners and staff, community-based organizations, nonprofits, civic organizations, and consulting firms that work with communities are welcome to attend. Panel discussions will highlight local best practices in transportation planning, climate resilience, shared services, plan implementation, and more from communities of many types and sizes. Attendees can also receive one-on-one input on the application process.
In conjunction with the RTA’s Community Planning Program, a new LTA Call for Projects will open May 5, 2017. Attending the symposium will help your community learn how to submit a competitive application to both programs.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Check-in and breakfast: 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.
Program: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Murray-Green Library, Auditorium Building
430 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
Organizations seeking a fee waiver must select Pay by Check on the registration form and fill out the Fee Waiver Request box.
For security purposes, only one purchase is permitted per credit card. If purchasing multiple tickets for the same organization, please specify desired number of tickets under a single purchase and provide attendee names in the notes.
Roosevelt University is accessible through multiple CTA and Metra routes. Paid parking is available on Wabash Avenue and Harrison Street. A Divvy station is located near the entrance of the Auditorium Building at 430 S. Michigan. Roosevelt University is ADA accessible, including full wheelchair accessibility. If you require a reasonable accommodation to attend, please contact Katanya Raby-Henry at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312-386-8628.
AICP CM credits pending.
For more details, visit www.cmap.illinois.gov/lta.