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RTA logo Evanston Main Street Station Bicycle Parking

Study Description

This project includes the purchase and installation of a total of 40 bike parking facilities on three new concrete pads around the CTA and Metra Main Street Stations.

Program:Access to Transit Improvement Program
Program Year:2016
Grantee:City of Evanston
Current Activities:Construction on the project and installation of the bike racks was completed in fall of 2017. Improvements include increased access to the Metra and CTA Main Street stations, CTA #205 and Northwestern University Intercampus Shuttle bus routes. The bike parking facilities improve access to these transit stations, in addition to business and commercial districts along Chicago Avenue and Main Street. Moreover, this project complements the City of Evanston's other efforts to encourage alternative transportation use.
Information Updated:July 2019
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Related Studies
Evanston Main Street Station Transit-Oriented Development Plan (2012)
Related Transit Assets
CTA Stations:Main (Purple)
Metra Stations:Main Street (Evanston) (UP-N)
Related Jurisdictions
US Congressional Districts:9 Jan Schakowsky
Illinois Senate Districts:9 Laura Fine
Illinois House Districts:18 Robyn Gabel
County Board Districts:Cook 13
Chicago Wards:none
Councils of Mayors:North Shore
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