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We are MPC

Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) is a planning and policy organization addressing regional built environment issues through a racial and economic justice lens. We’re working to create Thriving Communities, Equitable Infrastructure and Just Public Systems for everyone who calls the Chicago region home.

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MPC Spotlight

It’s MPC’s 90th Anniversary! We proudly celebrate this significant milestone as a testament to nine decades of transformative impact in the Chicago region. This celebratory year highlights our unwavering commitment to racial and economic justice, featuring signature events that honor our legacy and envision a future where every community is valued, every person has a voice, and every neighborhood thrives!

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