Return to Chicago Metropolis 2020




   


 

This Technical Report was prepared for those who are looking for additional information on the Plan, how it was prepared, participants in the planning process, sources of information, and the arguments for the choices that were made. The Technical Report is divided into five sections and each one can be downloaded as a separate PDF file.

Section I: The Metropolis Plan: This is a more detailed version of the Plan which provides further analysis, supplemental information, and additional detail.

Section II: Models and Methods: How the Plan was Created: This section describes the models as well as the techniques and processes used to prepare the Metropolis Plan.

Section III: Scenarios: This section describes the various alternatives that were created and evaluated in order to develop the Metropolis Plan.

Section IV: Performance Indicators: This section includes sum mary descriptions of how the results of the scenarios were measured, and a comparison of the results.

Section V: Acknowledgements: This section is a thank you and an acknowledgement to the numerous organizations and individuals that contributed ideas, data, resources, and support for the preparation of the Plan.



Errata for The Metropolis Plan: Choices for the Chicago Region CD

  • Section III: Scenarios, Page 4: The population for the City of Chicago in 2000 in The Metropolis Plan and Community Leaders Scenario chart should read: 2,896,016. The total city population in 2030 for the Community Leaders Scenario should read 3,254,657, making the increment of change for the city 358,641. The corrected information can be retrieved by clicking here.
  • Section III: Scenarios, Page 4: The total City of Chicago population in The Metropolis Plan in 2030 should read 3,218,334 making the increment of change for the City of Chicago 322,318 from 2000 to 2030. The corrected information can be retrieved by clicking here.