Training

  • 17th Ward Illumination Feb 11

    by - Feb 9, 2015
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  • 10th Ward Illuminated

    by - Jan 20, 2015
    The 28th TIF Illumination is in the books. It was a spirited crowd at Mann Park on the FAR south side on Tuesday night, January 20, 2015. Susan Garza, candidate for 10th ward alderman, sponsored the...
  • 33rd Ward Illuminated

    by - Jan 16, 2015
    It was warm and cozy at Brisku’s Bar in the 33rd Ward last night as we lit up the TIFs of the 33rd Ward. Hosted by aldermanic candidate Tim Meegan the TIF Illumination Project delivered its...
  • “TIF 101” Video Now Available!

    by - Jan 9, 2015
    We are super proud of producing our first online TIF training video, “TIF 101”! You can watch the 20 minute video right here: Thanks to the 80 people who contributed to this project. We are now...
  • TIF Video Project Crowdfunding Campaign Launched!

    by - Oct 27, 2014
    Do you want EVERYONE to get Illuminated? If you do, will you please make an investment in our first crowdfunding campaign? We are seeking to raise $15,000 to produce five twenty minute videos on all aspects...
  • All TIF Presentations Now Available

    by - Sep 4, 2014
    Since February of 2013 The TIF Illumination Project has Illuminated 127 TIFs across 29 wards in front of some 3,400 people. In case you missed any of those thrilling presentations, you can now download any or...
  • “TIF 101” Presentation Now Online

    by - Aug 17, 2014
    Want to take a crash course in Tax Increment Financing? If so, watch a 33 minute video that will introduce the topic and reveal the details of TIF in Chicago and the work of the TIF...
  • “TIF 101” Returns To The CivicLab

    by - Jul 14, 2014
    By popular demand (OK, one person kept emailing us), “TIF 101” returns to the CivicLab on August 20 at 7pm. Online Ticketing for TIF 101 – All About Chicago’s Tax Increment Financing Program powered by Eventbrite...
  • “TIF 101” Workshop Oct. 30

    by - Oct 27, 2013
    You’re heard all about them. Now it’s time to learn all about TIFs. “TIF 101” is Wednesday, October 30 at the CivicLab at 7pm. We did the research. We know what TIFs are doing in every...
  • Tom Teaches “TIF 101” Workshop

    by - Sep 12, 2013
    Tom Tresser has been doing TIF Illumination workshops all over the city. Now you can see what over 1,600 other people have seen – how TIFs work REALLY. Attend the “TIF 101” workshop at the CivicLab...