METROPOLITAN RESILIENCE IN A TIME OF ECONOMIC TURMOIL:
THE 2012 UIC URBAN FORUM, DECEMBER 6

Not since the Great Depression have cities, counties and states suffered such a
long-lasting period of fiscal challenges. The 2012 UIC Urban Forum will bring together
civic and community leaders to address the issues metropolitan areas have been
experiencing and their responses and strategies to address those challenges and
improve quality of life.

SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, December 6, 2012
UIC Urban Forum, 725 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608

More information about the 2012 Urban Forum will be available in the coming
months at: www.uicurbanforum.org. For questions, please call 312-413-2194
or email UICurban@uic.edu.

Formal invitation is coming.

2012 UIC URBAN FORUM CO-CHAIRS

The Honorable Pat Quinn, Governor of Illinois
The Honorable Rahm Emanuel, Mayor of Chicago
The Honorable Toni Preckwinkle, President of the Cook County Board
Chancellor Paula Allen-Meares, University of Illinois at Chicago

2012 UIC URBAN FORUM BOARD OF ADVISORS

Rita Athas, President, World Business Chicago
MarySue Barrett, President, Metropolitan Planning Council
Randall Blankenhorn, Executive Director, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
Donald Borut, Executive Director, National League of Cities
Henry Cisneros, Former Secretary of HUD
Lee Fisher, CEO and President, CEOs for Cities
Bruce Katz, Vice President, Brookings Institution
Terry Mazany, President and CEO, The Chicago Community Trust
The Honorable Karen Freeman-Wilson, Mayor of Gary, Indiana

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