A celebration at Argonne National Lab on February 2nd recognized 15 local governments for reducing barriers to solar development.
The ComEd Green Region program awards grants of up to $10,000 to public agencies supporting their efforts to plan for, protect, and improve open space in ComEd’s service area of northern Illinois. Applications close March 16, 2018.
The Powering Safe Communities grant program will award grants of up to $10,000 to support municipal public safety initiatives throughout the ComEd region. Applications are due by Friday, March 16, 2018.
The Metropolitan Mayors Caucus had a robust discussion about the science of climate disruption and its impacts on communities and residents with an expert panel.
Mayors are invited to join Caucus committees to advance important regional issues; connect to other municipalities addressing these issues, and access resources to help them take local action.
Mayor Mancino of Hawthorn Woods accepted the “Outstanding Regional Impact Project” Force of Nature Award for the Greenest Region Compact 2.
The Mayors Caucus and its partners recently launched an interactive tool to help municipalities determine the best strategies to address common housing challenges that exist across the region.
The Caucus and its partners have updated an online library of housing policy case studies from across our region.
The Caucus and partners recently completed a Homes for a Changing Region plan in Hainesville, Round Lake, Round Lake Beach, Round Lake Heights and Round Lake Park.
The Caucus partnered with BPI to publish this report which provides information about an effective strategy municipalities use to get vacant property problems under control.