This study will create a transit-oriented development plan for the Village that encompasses an approximate ½ mile radius of the location of the future station on the spur of Metra's Union Pacific Northwest Line.
|Project Type(s):||Transit-Oriented Development Plan|
|Grantee:||Village of Prairie Grove|
|Current Activities:||The Prairie Grove Village Board adopted the Town Center plan on June 15, 2010. This station is part of the proposed UP-NW Extension plans. According to the 2016 State of the System Report, Metra is pursuing funding for this project from the federal New Starts program. The UP-NW Extension Alternatives Analysis and Environmental Impact Statement phases have been completed. For more information please visit: https://metrarail.com/sites/default/files/assets/about-metra/studies/up-nw_aa_final_report_october2007.pdf. |
The Village was also included in the 2011 Community Planning Program of projects to update their TOD area zoning regulations in anticipation of new development. These regulations are currently on hold as the property clears the foreclosure process. As soon as the property is clear, the Village will consider adopting these regulations.
|Information Updated:||June 2018|
|Village of Prairie Grove Town Center and TOD Plan (June 15, 2010)|
|Prairie Grove TOD Zoning Code Update (2011)|
|Related Transit Assets|
|US Congressional Districts:||14 Lauren Underwood|
|Illinois Senate Districts:||32 Craig Wilcox|
|Illinois House Districts:||64 Tom Weber|
|County Board Districts:||McHenry 3|
|Councils of Mayors:||McHenry|