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Fall Into The County: Vendor Resource and Information Expo, October 16, 2019

This event provided opportunities to network with Cook County and its sister agencies. The event also included the following workshops: Procurement 101, Advanced Look into …


Metra On Track to Success Vendor Fair, September 4, 2019

Metra, a CREATE Program partner, held a vendor fair on September 4, 2019. This event provided small businesses access to prime contractors and an opportunity …


CREATE Get On Board, January 24, 2019

The “Get On Board” business-to-business networking event on January 24 offered an opportunity for certified DBEs and small businesses to engage with public agencies, freight …

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Illinois awards $241M to freight projects

As discussed in this June 8, 2018 Railway Age article, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) awarded $241 million to 23 state freight projects which …