CUPPA Research Featured In Tribune and WBEZ Year End Favorites


Chicago Tribune staff summary of favorite stories of 2019 includes comments from Merriman, who was interviewed in an article profiling the organizers of the movement to separate the state of Illinois from Cook County.

WBEZ’s round-up of its top government and politics stories produced in 2019 includes a report on Chicago’s shrinking middle class that features maps and research from Nathalie P. Voorhees Center for Neighborhood and Community Improvement, along with comments from Janet Smith, UIC professor of urban planning and policy and co-director of the center.