UPP News

Janet Smith Comments on Rent Control Policy in Belt Magazine Article

Offsetting the impact rent regulation would have on landlords is vital to rent control success, Janet Smith told Belt Magazine (http://beltmag.com/chicago-rent-control/) in an article detailing the rise of gentrification discourse on rent control.…

UPP Professor Moira Zellner Helps Tackle Calumet's Flooding Problem

Professor Moira Zellner helped tackle Calumet’s flooding problem with other organizations such as Delta Institute and the South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association (SSMMA).  The Calumet Stormwater Colaborative (CSC) held its first-ever on-the-ground training…

Janet Smith Interviewed During WBEZ-FM Story on IL Rent Control

Janet Smith, UIC professor of urban planning and policy and co-director of UIC’s Nathalie P. Voorhees Center for Neighborhood and Community Improvement, is interviewed during a Chicago Public Media (WBEZ-FM 91.5) news story…