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ISTC - Sustainable Seminar Series - Planning for Regional and Local Sustainability

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Sponsor
Illinois Sustainable Technology Center
Location
Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, One E. Hazelwood Dr., Champaign, IL 61820
Date
Apr 18, 2014   12:00 - 1:00 pm   CMAP, sustainability, planning,
Speaker
Jason Navota - Principal and Kristin Ihnchak - Senior Planner, both from the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
Cost
Free
Registration
to watch online
Contact
Kishore Rajagopalan
E-Mail
nrajagop@illinois.edu
Phone
217-244-8905
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Originating Calendar
Illinois Sustainable Technology Center seminars and events

The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) is the Chicago region’s official metropolitan planning organization and is tasked with planning for prosperity and quality of life around the seven-county region. To help achieve this mission, CMAP created a comprehensive regional plan, GO TO 2040, which recommends a variety of sustainability-related strategies on topics such as local food production, energy and water conservation, improved transportation options, and facilitation of sustainable land use patterns. Jason Navota, CMAP Principal, will discuss these strategies and CMAP’s overall approach to sustainability. Kristin Ihnchak, CMAP Senior Planner, will discuss CMAP’s approach to working with local governments on sustainability policies and strategies through its Local Technical Assistance program, as well as the agency’s development of a sustainability plan toolkit for local governments.

If you cannot attend the event at ISTC you may view the webinar live by registering at https://www4.gotomeeting.com/register/137865967.  The webinar will also be archived on our website www.istc.illinois.edu for later viewing.

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