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RTA logo Crete Downtown and Balmoral Park Station Area Plans

Study Description

This project developed station area plans for the proposed Downtown Crete and Balmoral Park stations along the proposed Metra Southeast service commuter rail line.

 
Status
Status:Completed
Program:Community Planning
Program Year:2006
Project Type(s):Transit-Oriented Development Plan
Grantee:Village of Crete
Current Activities:As of the end of 2010, Metra has completed the Alternatives Analysis for the proposed Southeast Service Line. On March 7, 2011, then Governor Quinn signed into law House Bill 1644 which established the Southeast Commuter Rail Transit District which now has authority to acquire rights to use the freight rail line, buy land to build train stations and purchase rail cars.
Information Updated:June 2016
 
Funding
RTA:$2,770.00
Local:$20,000.00
Federal:$91,080.00
Total:$113,850.00
 
Study Documents
Village of Crete Station Area Plans (September 15, 2008)
 
Related Studies
none
 
Related Transit Assets
none
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Will
Municipalities:Crete
US Congressional Districts:2 Robin Kelly
Illinois Senate Districts:15 Napoleon Harris, III, 17 Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
Illinois House Districts:29 Thaddeus Jones, 34 Nicholas K Smith
County Board Districts:Will 1
Chicago Wards:none
Councils of Mayors:South
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