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

Two ULI Chicago TAPs Move Forward with Local and National Significance


February 18, 2015 – Groundbreaking on the Renovation/Redevelopment of the Historic Rosenwald Apartments The subject of a February 2010 technical assistance panel in cooperation with 3rd Ward Alderman Pat Dowell, the Rosenwald Apartments, originally opened in 1929 as safe and modern housing for a burgeoning African-American middle class, has been vacant since 2000. The ULI Chicago panel was unanimous in recommending redevelopment of the historic property proposing two options for total and/or partial rehab and redevelopment. ULI Chicago’s efforts were acknowledged during the Groundbreaking Ceremony on Wednesday and Executive Director, Cindy … Read More

Rosenwald Apartments to be Renovated as Recommended by ULI Chicago Panel


January 5, 2015 – Curbed Chicago – Renovation of Historic Rosenwald Courts Apartments to Begin After nearly 15 years of sitting vacant, the massive Rosenwald Courts apartment buildings in Bronzeville finally have a permit to begin what could be a historic renovation and restoration project, potentially joining other area developments as a big catalyst for the South Side.  Read Full Article Read more about ULI Chicago’s Rosenwald Apartments:  Evaluating the Future of a Community Legacy TAP conducted in February 2010 outlining recommendations for preserving the historic site and re-invigorating the surrounding community.