Metropolitan Pier & Exposition Authority (City agency)

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Agency description

The Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority (MPEA) is a municipal corporation created by the Illinois General Assembly. Its Board of Directors is appointed by the Governor of Illinois and the Mayor of Chicago. MPEA owns McCormick Place and seeks to promote and operate conventions, fairs and expositions in the Chicago area, in an effort to strengthen the local economy. Historic Navy Pier is also owned by MPEA and the Authority is charged with carrying out the recreational, commercial and cultural redevelopment and operation of Navy Pier, which has become Chicago's most popular visitor attraction.

Actions sought

Purpose Lobbyist Client Admin. Leg.
Antenna Leases Steven Ginsberg Verizon Wireless Yes No
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Address on file:

301 East Cermak Road
Chicago, IL 60615
United States