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Study Description

This project was a corridor study that led to guidelines and recommendations to be incorporated into the Village's Comprehensive Plan update. Obstacles to the Broadway corridor becoming a vibrant transit corridor were addressed in order to create a transit friendly environment that includes improved transit infrastructure, safety and beautification elements.

 
Status
Status:Completed
Program:Community Planning
Program Year:2014
Project Type(s):Corridor Planning
Grantee:Village of Melrose Park
Current Activities:The study was completed and adopted by the Village Board in October 2015. The Village is considering initial implementation activities to undertake, beginning with applying for pedestrian access improvements funding from the RTA's Access to Transit Improvement Program in 2016.
Information Updated:December 2017
 
Funding
SourceCorridor PlanningTotal
RTA$18,700.00$18,700
Local$19,999.60$56,100.00$76,100
Federal$79,998.40$299,200.00$379,198
Total$99,998.00$374,000.00$473,998
 
Study Documents
Melrose Park Broadway Ave. Corridor Plan (October 26, 2015)
 
Related Studies
Melrose Park Metra Station and Pace Route Access Improvements (2018)
 
Related Transit Assets
none
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Cook
Municipalities:Bellwood, Maywood, Melrose Park
US Congressional Districts:4 Chuy Garcia, 5 Mike Quigley, 7 Danny Davis
Illinois Senate Districts:39 Don Harmon, 4 Kimberly A. Lightford
Illinois House Districts:7 Emanuel Chris Welch, 77 Kathleen Willis
County Board Districts:Cook 1, Cook 16
Chicago Wards:none
Councils of Mayors:North Central
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