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Study Description

This project explored mixed-use redevelopment opportunities by conducting a preliminary market analysis and survey of stakeholder perceptions. Design guidelines, implementation strategies and a preferred concept plan were developed.

 
Status
Status:Completed
Program:Community Planning
Program Year:2002
Project Type(s):Transit-Oriented Development Plan
Grantee:Village of Richton Park
Current Activities:This project was completed in November 2004. The Village was chosen as part of the 2013 RTA Community Planning Program to participate in a RTA/ULI Developer Discussion Panel to solicit guidance and advice from the development community on ways to attract TOD investment. This panel convened on December 13, 2013 and a summary of this discussion can be found in the Study Documents.

In early 2015 the RTA applied for CMAQ funds on behalf of the Village, via the RTA's Access to Transit Improvement Program, for pedestrian improvements in the Metra station area. The project was chosen for CMAQ funding in fall of 2015 as part of the RTA's combined application.
Information Updated:February 2017
 
Funding
SourceInitial PlanDeveloper PanelTotal
RTA$10,042.00$3,750.00$13,792
Local$7,500.00$0.00$7,500
Federal$70,168.00$0.00$70,168
Total$87,710.00$3,750.00$91,460
 
Study Documents
Richton Park Developer Discussion Panel (December, 2013)
Richton Park Town Center and Station Area Plan (November, 2004)
 
Related Studies
Richton Park Developer Discussion Panel (2013)
 
Related Transit Assets
Metra Stations:Richton Park (Elec-ML) accessible
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Cook
Municipalities:Matteson, Park Forest, Richton Park
US Congressional Districts:2 Robin Kelly
Illinois Senate Districts:19 Michael E. Hastings, 40 Toi W. Hutchinson
Illinois House Districts:38 Debbie Meyers-Martin, 80 Anthony DeLuca
County Board Districts:Cook 6
Chicago Wards:none
Councils of Mayors:South
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