Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan Development

Upcoming Workshops

Technical Workshops

There are no technical workshops scheduled at this time.

Mobile Workshops

Thursday, June 20, 2013 (9:00 a.m. - Noon)
MDRN Summer Mobile Workshop: Des Plaines, IL
Location: Des Plaines City Hall,1420 Miner St.
This year's summer event will be hosted by the City of Des Plaines. The downtown walking tour will include visits to two high density mixed-use Transit Oriented Developments where the urban design and project successes can be compared. Additional points of interest will include: viewing historic architecture with the Des Plaines History Center and a look at the before, during, and after stages of an in-progress downtown streetscape project with a focus on pedestrian and bicycle hardscape design improvements within the downtown. Following the tour, there will be a wrap-up discussion and Mexican lunch buffet will be offered at Caliente Restaurant.

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Questions? Please contact the Chaddick Institute at or 312-362-5731.


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