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Tuesday, September 18

2:20pm CDT

Supporting inclusive growth with land use and transportation
Transportation infrastructure, access to employment, and socioeconomic factors each affect the daily commute patterns of the Chicago region's residents. For residents of Economically Disconnected Areas-- parts of the region with concentrated low income residents, limited English proficiency residents, and/or minority residents -- daily commutes can be particularly long, affecting job retention and economic prosperity. For many residents, the economic benefits of transit cannot be actualized without supportive land uses. Improving commute times and options for residents in Economically Disconnected Areas that face long commutes will require shifts in transportation, land use, and economic development planning and policy.

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Aseal Tineh

Policy Analyst, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP)
Aseal Tineh is a Policy Analyst at the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP), the Chicago region's federally designated metropolitan planning organization (MPO). Aseal works primarily on issues related to inclusive growth across CMAP's primary policy issue areas, including... Read More →

Tuesday September 18, 2018 2:20pm - 3:10pm CDT
Memorial Hall
  • Presentation Format TALK (one of two talks in a 50 min. session)

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