We pursue projects that will improve the educational system for all who live here.
Developing and advocating for policies and practices that will restore the State of Illinois to fiscal stability.
Developing and driving initiatives that promote technological innovation in the Chicago region.
Through these efforts we work to solidify and enhance Chicago’s position as a global transportation hub.
Our leaders are committed to solving the key issues facing the region.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
President and Chief Executive Officer,
Civic Committee of the Commercial Club of Chicago
Civic Committee in the News
An accelerator is the school's latest move to become a top player in a hot new technology.
In the 26 years since Chicago’s mayor gained direct responsibility for the city’s public schools, academic performance and graduation rates have surged.
In-depth discussion with local business leaders on how the state could modernize transportation projects to strengthen our economy
Parents should have the power to weigh in. They have the most at stake. It’s time they were in charge
Regional leaders want John Catanzara to resign following remarks on the Jan. 6 Capitol riot
The passage of a sweetened pension deal for Chicago firefighters neatly captures our current predicament.
Since our founding in 1983 by the Commercial Club of Chicago, we have been committed to making our region a better place for everyone to live, work, and do business. We’re passionate about bringing out the best in the region for the benefit of all who live here.
While our priorities have evolved over time, we remain focused on the issues that support the region’s vitality.