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Digging one fiscal hole to fill another hasn't worked—and it won't work now
Crain's Chicago Business
CNT President and Co-Founder Scott Bernstein’s op-ed in Crain’s Chicago: Illinois’ current budget “fix” raises the cost of living, reduces revenue sharing to cash-strapped local governments, could jeopardize matching funds from the federal government and increases the likelihood that state borrowing costs will increase over the long run. The current budget “fix” does to infrastructure what we did for years with pension costs—delays making needed investments for the future. We must find the revenue to maintain basic infrastructure if we are going to be a place worth living and doing business in.View Story
CNT Urban Sustainability Apps Competition
CNT's Urban Sustainability Apps Competition pairs community leaders and mobile developers to create apps that tackle the challenges of urban living. These apps connect Chicago residents to crucial information, like environmental data and crime reporting, that can make urban neighborhoods safer and more sustainable.