Center for Neighborhood Technology was awarded $4,338,000 between 1983 and 2019, including 25 grants in Housing, Chicago Commitment, What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance, and MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions.

$5,000

2019 • 7 months • Chicago Commitment

The Center for Neighborhood Technology (CNT) is a local and a national resource and innovator advancing urban sustainability and shared prosperity through initiatives in transportation, water, climate, and public policy. The organization seeks to build more livable and sustainable urban communities in Chicago neighborhoods and the metropolitan region. With this award, CNT convenes supporters and Chicago residents to celebrate its 40th anniversary.

$500,000

2018 • 2 years • Chicago Commitment

Since its founding in Chicago in 1978, the Center for Neighborhood Technology (CNT) has been a local and a national resource and innovator advancing urban sustainability and shared prosperity through initiatives in transportation, water, climate, and public policy. The organization seeks to build more livable and sustainable urban communities in Chicago neighborhoods and the metropolitan region. It does so by delivering technical assistance, research, data tools and solutions, and on-the-ground demonstrations to address environmental and social challenges. Grant funding enables CNT to flexibly respond to requests for assistance from neighborhoods, local governments, and collaborations across the Chicago region. It pursues innovative solutions in such areas as economic development, water management, infrastructure improvements, and transit-oriented development.

$400,000

2010 • 3 years • Housing

To participate in The Preservation Compact (over three years).

$650,000

2009 • 11 months • MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

To upgrade technology hardware and analytic software, improve communications capacity, expand resource development, and establish a reserve fund.

$300,000

2007 • 3 years • Housing

In support of activities related to the Preservation Compact (over three years).

$100,000

2006 • 1 year

In support of general operations.

$400,000

2003 • 3 years

In support of the Chicagoland Transportation and Air Quality Commission (over three years).

$110,000

1999 • 1 year

To support the Partnership for Regional Livability.

$15,000

1997 • 1 year

To convene a regional forum of the Metropolitan Initiative in South Florida.

$50,000

1997 • 1 year

To support research on public policies that promote metropolitan quality of life.

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