The Joliet Arsenal Area Transportation Plan identifies the transportation services that will be required to support existing and future development on an around the former Joliet Arsenal and provides guidance to implementing agencies regarding priorities and needs in southwestern Will county. The 23,000 acre former Joliet Army Ammunition Plant is being re-developed for non-military use including the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie, Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, a county landfill and two major industrial parks.
|Project Type(s):||Transit Improvement Plan|
|Grantee:||Joliet Arsenal Development Authority|
|Current Activities:||This project was completed in April 2004. The creation of a Southwest TMA was recommended within this study, which was evaluated in a subsequent study by the RTA found here|
In July of 2011, an RFP was released and proposals sought for the Southwest Will TMA Implementation and Travel Demand Study by the Joliet Arsenal Development Study and the City of Joliet.
|Information Updated:||June 2017|
|Joliet Arsenal Area Long-Range Transportation Plan (April, 2004)|
|Related Transit Assets|
|Municipalities:||Channahon, Elwood, Joliet, Manhattan, New Lenox, Rockdale, Symerton, Wilmington|
|US Congressional Districts:||1 Bobby Rush, 11 Bill Foster, 14 Lauren Underwood, 16 Adam Kinzinger , 2 Robin Kelly|
|Illinois Senate Districts:||19 Michael E. Hastings, 38 Sue Rezin, 40 Toi W. Hutchinson, 43 Pat McGuire, 49 Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant|
|Illinois House Districts:||37 Margo McDermed, 75 David A. Welter, 80 Anthony DeLuca, 86 Lawrence Walsh, Jr., 97 Mark Batinick|
|County Board Districts:||Will 12, Will 2, Will 6, Will 7, Will 8, Will 9|
|Councils of Mayors:||Will|