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Parking Capacity and Utilization
Year Capacity Observed Parking Use Effective Use
(Permits sold included)
% Effective Use
1987299028294%
199136023623666%
199431929429492%
199732025025379%
1999320320320100%
200132125431498%
2003317283323102%
200731125430999%
200831024530799%
201130522528894%
201231026330598%
201331022128993%
201431023530498%
201531023830699%
201631023730598%
Source: Metra Parking Capacity and Utilization Counts

Mode of Access to Station
Year Walked Drove Alone Dropped Off Carpool Bus Rapid Transit Bike Other Taxi* Boat* Other Metra*
1999 41% 37% 10% 1% 1% 0% 9% 0% 0% 0% 0%
2002 49% 28% 11% 3% 2% 0% 5% 0% 0% 0% 0%
2006 47% 31% 13% 4% 1% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0%
2014 48% 25% 12% 2% 3% 0% 8% 1% 0% 0% 0%
2016 46% 27% 10% 4% 3% 0% 9% 1% 0% 0% 0%
Source: Metra 1999, 2002 & 2006 On-Board Survey, Mode of Access by Station Tabulation

* Modes not available on 1999 Survey

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