We are engaged by governments, advocates, policy makers, and community groups to apply our expertise to solving problems.

Technical Assistance Programs

We and our partners can help government agencies, nonprofits and community groups plan, apply for and implement new public infrastructure improvements


Civic Innovation Hub

The Calumet Region is a region in which infrastructure solutions are planned and built with resident and community leadership.


Justice40 Analysis

The White House Justice40 Initiative aims to send 40% of dollars in federal infrastructure and environment programs to under-invested communities. But how do they measure that? We partner with frontline groups to monitor how well public investments line up with Justice40 goals.


Urban Flooding Baseline Project

Center for Neighborhood Technology is developing a visualized map of flooding indicators and urban flooding locations in the Calumet region of Cook County.


RainReady Calumet Corridor

The Center for Neighborhood Technology is partnering with Greenprint Partners and Cook County to implement green infrastructure projects in six RainReady communities in the Calumet Corridor: Blue Island, Calumet City, Calumet Park, Dolton, Riverdale, and Robbins.



Our RainReady initiative helps individuals, businesses and communities find solutions to the problem of inland flooding.


RainReady Oak Park

The Village of Oak Park partnered with the Center for Neighborhood Technology on a grant program to help Oak Park residents better manage rain at home.