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Planning Chicago: An Historical Perspective on our Present-Day Problems

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Published on March 1, 2014

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Presented by Prof. Brad Hunt, Roosevelt University, at the CivicLab, February 24, 2014. The CivicLab is America's only co-working space dedicated to collaboration, education and innovation for civic engagement. http://www.civiclab.us.
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Planning Chicago presentation at the Civic Lab Monday, February 24 2013 D. Bradford Hunt Dean, College of Professional Studies Vice Provost, Adult and Experiential Learning

Chicago Plans Downtown Comprehensive Planning for the city’s future, 1958-1974

The Heyday of Modern Planning in Chicago 1958 - 1973 1958 1966 1973 3

Richard J. Daley Consolidates Planning Power, 1956-1957 • Creates Public Building Commission of Chicago (1956) • Enacts Zoning Reform (1957) • Creates Department of City Planning (1957)

Development Plan for the Central Area of Chicago, 1958 • “Compact, accessible Loop” • 50,000 new residents (middleclass) • New University of Illinois campus • Limited clearance and displacement • Endorsed Transit expansion

Growth Coalition Mayor Richard J. Daley and city leaders viewing model of 1958 Development Plan for the Central Area of Chicago

Railroad Space in Chicago, 1930 Encyclopedia of Chicago, 2004

Downtown Living: Marina City (1963) 8

New University of Illinois Campus (1964) University of Illinois Campus, no date, 1970s

Transit Investment, 1950s 10

The 1966 Comprehensive Plan of Chicago • Covered the whole city • $500 million in capital spending per year • Follow-on regulatory framework plans • Chicago 21 plan for central area 11

The 1966 Comprehensive Plan of Chicago 12

Follow-on Regulatory Plan: Illinois Center (1968) Illinois Central Rail Yards, 1947

Illinois Center and Lakeshore East, 2012

Follow-on Regulatory Plans: Lakefront Plan (1972) and Riveredge Plan (1974) 15

Chicago 21 • Bold plans for downtown living • Bold Plans for Near South (Dearborn Park) • Transit ideas • State Street Mall 16

“Chicago 21” (1973) and Dearborn Park 17

Mayor Harold Washington and Jobs 18

Goose Island, Planned Manufacturing District, 2012 19

City of Chicago Industrial Corridors, 2011 20

Industrial Corridors: Calumet Area Land Plan 2001 21

Planning for Jobs: Ford’s Chicago Assembly Plant Calumet Industrial Corridor 22

Chicago Plans the Neighborhoods Race, class, and the neighborhoods

Neighborhood Planning: Urban Renewal Urban Renewal on Chicago’s South Side, 1954 Lake Meadows (complete) and future South Commons site, 1955

Neighborhood Planning: Backlash against Top-Down Planning and the Rise of Community-Based Planning The Woodlawn Organization

Neighborhood Planning: Uptown, Voice of the People 26

Englewood: Retail decline Halsted Street near 63rd Street, 2000 27

Englewood: Kennedy-King Community College, 2008

Englewood: Kennedy-King Community College, 2008

Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) New Communities Program “Quality-of-Life” planning process

Englewood Quality of Life Plan, 2005

Englewood Quality of Life Plan, 2005

Englewood: Kennedy-King Community College, 2008

Chicago Returns to Downtown Central Area Plan 2003 Central Area Action Plan 2009

Chicago Central Area Plan, 2003 35

Office Growth in West Loop, Chicago Central Area Plan, 2003 36

West Loop Transportation Center, 2003 37

West Loop Transportation Center, 2003 38

Transitway under Monroe Street, 2003 39

Transitways, 2003 Central Area Plan 40

Central Area Action Plan, 2009 Transportation needs 41

Olympic Bid 42

Challenges for the present and future Will the city rise to them?

Population, Race, and Immigration 44

Population Change, 2000-2010 45

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Tax Increment Financing Districts 2011 47

Mayor Emanuel and Planning • Budget for Department of Housing and Economic Development (DHED) down by 40% in recent years • Recently revived Department of Planning • “Privatization of Planning” – World Business Chicago – OECD Territorial Review • “Quick Recruitment Hits” 48

Planning Chicago Agenda • Increase transit capacity • Adapt industrial policy to rapidly changing needs • Pursue robust neighborhood planning • Assert planning as a priority and as a “public good” 49

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