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Planning and Development

As the principal planning agency for the City of Chicago, the Department of Planning and Development (DPD) promotes the comprehensive growth and sustainability of the City and its neighborhoods. The department also oversees the City’s zoning and land use policies and, through its economic development and housing bureaus, employs a variety of resources to encourage business and real estate development, as well as a diverse and stable housing stock throughout the City.

Most Recent News (Planning and Development)

Jun 28, 2017 $7.1 Million in Small Business Grants Proposed For West and South Side Business Corridors
Jun 28, 2017 City Assistance Would Preserve 97 Affordable Units on the Northwest Side
Jun 28, 2017 City Council Approves Mayor Emanuel's Homebuyer Assistance Program for Police Officers, Fire Fighters and Paramedics
Jun 28, 2017 City Support Would Preserve Marshall Hotel as Affordable SRO Housing
Jun 28, 2017 Housing Plan Will Support the Preservation of 196 Affordable Apartments in Woodlawn
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