August 8, 2017 – CMAP ONTO2050 Alternative Futures Workshop

The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) is presenting Alternative Futures, an innovative outreach campaign engaging Northeastern Illinois residents in sharing their vision and preferences about the future of the region. Based on comprehensive research of social, demographic, and economic trends, CMAP has developed a set of five potential futures for the region . With these Alternative Futures, CMAP aims to promote conversations with the region’s residents and seek their feedback. Discover each Alternative Future at:

YPT-Chicago will host a participatory Alternative Futures workshop in which YPT-Chicago members and friends will have the opportunity to discuss each of these Alternative Futures, participate in a live poll, and provide direct input for the CMAP ONTO2050 regional comprehensive plan.

Date and Time: August 8, 2017 starting at 5:30 pm

Venue: HNTB Office, 1 S. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL.


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