THE CIVIC FEDERATION PROGRAMS
MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS FOUNDATION EXCELLENCE IN PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD HONORING MOPD COMMISSIONER KAREN TAMLEY
The Motorola Solutions Foundation and the Civic Federation are pleased to honor Karen Tamley, Commissioner of the Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities, with the 2015 Motorola Solutions Foundation Excellence in Public Service Award. The Excellence in Public Service Award annually recognizes a non-elected government official who has had an extraordinary impact on the quality of state and local government services in Illinois.
DISABILITY INCLUSION OPPORTUNITY SUMMIT CONVENING PARTNER
The Civic Federation is proud to be a convening partner of the ADA 25 Chicago Disability Inclusion Opportunity Summit. As a convening partner, we are committed to helping with outreach for the Opportunity Summit to further educate leaders in metropolitan Chicago about how improving educational opportunities, supporting technological innovation and expanding employment of people with disabilities is essential to a vibrant region.
ABOUT THE CIVIC FEDERATION
The Civic Federation is a non-partisan government research organization working to maximize the quality and cost-effectiveness of government services in the Chicago region and State of Illinois. The Federation publishes reports and commentary about local government tax policies, government services, and public expenditures. The Federation’s new research institute, the Institute for Illinois’ Fiscal Sustainability, examines a wide range of fiscal issues relating to the State of Illinois.