Latest Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning Stories

2014-05-30 23:12:37

IMEC is proud to be a part of the Chicago Metro Metal Consortium. (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle, Governor Pat Quinn, and Senator Dick Durbin announced today that the Chicago Metro Region is one of the first 12 locations to be designated a “Manufacturing Community” through the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership (IMCP) initiative. The U.S. Commerce Department-led program is designed to accelerate the resurgence of manufacturing in...

2014-03-20 12:22:21

CHICAGO, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Metropolis Strategies, which was founded 15 years ago by The Commercial Club of Chicago to enhance the economic vibrancy of the Chicago region, will conclude its operations on May 31. This is in accord with the Club's intent that Metropolis would have a limited life rather than be a permanent organization. In accordance with its long standing practice of transferring successful programs to other organizations, Metropolis's work will...

2013-01-11 05:01:38

Studio partners with Thirst and CMAP to raise awareness about local food production Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 Mode Project, a Chicago-based design and production studio, has produced a new short film that explores the region´s opportunities to create revenue and jobs by boosting local food production. The project, titled Planning for A Sustainable Local Food System was developed for design studio Thirst and its client, the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP)....

2011-04-29 11:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As cable operators move closer to all-IP delivery, converged multiservice access platform (CMAP) technology is emerging as a key to eliminating the barriers between video and data services to enable more efficient use of network bandwidth and the creation of new services that combine high-quality video with Internet-based offerings, according to the latest report from Heavy Reading Cable Industry Insider (www.heavyreading.com/cable), a...

2010-02-09 14:12:00

Innovative Retrofit Program Moves to Scale Quickly, Achieves Effective Energy Savings CHICAGO, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chicagoland's Energy Savers program is proving that energy retrofits can scale-up quickly, reaching thousands of residents and delivering cost-effective, large-scale benefits. In just 18 months, the Cook County Energy Savers program has retrofit 3,500 apartments and other rental units in Chicago and neighboring communities and has 2,500 additional units in...

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The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.