Urban Data Visualization Lab


Chicago Ward Redrawing Game


IPCE Chicago Ward Redrawing Game

The Chicago Ward Map Redrawing Game was funded by the Institute for Policy and Civic Engagement. The web application and teacher manual were created by the Urban Data Visualization Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Chicago's College for Urban Planning and Public Affairs. For more information on the Chicago Ward Map Redrawing Game or for Teacher Facilitation Tips, please contact:

Max Dieber, Director
Urban Data Visualization Lab
College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs
University of Illinois at Chicago
412 S. Peoria, Suite B15
Chicago, IL 60607

Redrawing Game logo Chicago Ward Redrawing Game

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page last updated, 7 Sept 2012


Contact us at:
Urban Data Visualization Lab
412 S Peoria Street, Room B-15 M/C 350
Chicago, IL 60607
Email: udvl@uic.edu
Phone: 312-996-3860

Latitude (WGS 84): 41° 52' 33.85" N
Longitude (WGS 84): 87° 38' 59.05" W

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