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IN THE NEWS
UIC offers new bachelor's degree in public policy: Beginning in fall 2015, students may enroll in the public policy B.A. program in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs.
Governing Magazine quoted Michael Pagano, dean of the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, on Detroit's new 50-year plan, which was developed by a nonprofit think tank and incorporates public-private partnerships.
Crain's quotes Howard Wial, executive director of the Center for Economic Development,on the relaxing of rules affecting inlying protected manufacturing districts.
Steve Schlickman, executive director of the Urban Transportation Center, was quoted in a Sun-Times article on high pay rates for Metra conductors.
The Chicago Tribune quotes Steve Schlickman and Rebecca Hendrick, associate professor of Public Administration, on Metra's upcoming fare increase to cover bonds it will issue for improvements.
Planning Magazine features a MUPP alum, Joseph van Dyk, as one of four in their article, “New Planners on the Block.” Van Dyk is now Director of Redevelopment in Gary, Indiana.