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The ULI Chicago Technical Assistance Panel provides a multi-disciplinary team approach to address a specific land-use or development challenge.


Moving your Project Forward

ULI Chicago’s signature Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) provides comprehensive and strategic advice in response to a specific land use or development assignment.

  • Two-day commitment with extensive research and in-depth analysis
  • 10-12 member expert panel
  • Confidential stakeholder interviews
  • Public Presentation

Deliverable: Full-color, printed report that assembles practical, implementable recommendations to the sponsor and the local community.

Browse sample reports in the ULI Chicago TAP Report Library

Benchmarking Success

The Technical Assistance Panel process includes a 1, 6, and 12 month followup with sponsoring organizations to discuss progress, challenges or changes that have occurred in the original scope of work for each panel assignment. This is an important component of the process that allows for further assistance and guidance as communities work towards implementing recommendations from the ULI Chicago panel report.

Need More Information?
Contact ULI Chicago at 773-549-4972.

Latest Panel Updates

Argyle Neighborhood Expected to Get Shared Street


September 5, 2014 – DNAinfo Chicago – Are You Ready to Share Argyle Street with Bikes, Pedestrians, Cars, Trees? UPTOWN — After more than a year of planning and community meetings, officials said they’ve finalized the design of the upcoming Argyle Streetscape.  The office of Ald. Harry Osterman (48th) has released a rendering of the streetscape plan, which features Chicago’s first “shared street,” a street design more common in Europe that blurs the line between street and sidewalk by raising the street and cutting curbs while slowing traffic and creating … Read More

Steps Continue to Include Pullman in National Park System


IHPA to host meeting to discuss possible options for including Pullman neighborhood in National Park System The Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, along with the National Park Service, will host a public meeting on Thursday, August 21, 2014 about the possibility of making the Pullman neighborhood part of the National Park system.  The purpose of the meeting is to give concerned citizens and organizations an opportunity to provide input and learn more about the efforts to make Pullman the next unit of the National Park Service.  Read more Read more about … Read More

National Foreclosure Settlement to Help Move Pullman Neighborhood Forward


August 5, 2014 – Curbed Chicago – City and State to Rehab 35 Buildings in Historic Pullman District Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan and Mayor Rahm Emanuel have announced today that the state will earmark $1.5 million to help rehab 35 buildings in the historic Pullman neighborhood on the far South Side. Founded in the 1880s by industrialist George Pullman, the neighborhood was once the home to the Pullman Palace Car Company, and was one of the midwest’s most important factory towns. Today, many of the historic buildings still remain, … Read More