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RTA logo Melrose Park Lake Street Transit Improvement Plan

Study Description

This project addressed transit and access improvements to support mixed use development along the Lake Street corridor from 9th Avenue to 25th Avenue. The corridor incorporates the adjacent Metra Union Pacific West Line and Pace bus routes.

Program:Community Planning
Program Year:2005
Project Type(s):Transit Improvement Plan
Grantee:Village of Melrose Park
Current Activities:The study was completed in January 2007. The RTA is monitoring progress and will offer implementation support as needed.
Information Updated:February 2013
SourceInitial PlanTotal
Study Documents
Village of Melrose Park Lake Street Corridor Plan (January, 2007)
Related Studies
Melrose Park Metra Station and Pace Route Access Improvements (2018)
Related Transit Assets
Metra Stations:Melrose Park (UP-W)
Related Jurisdictions
Municipalities:Bellwood, Maywood, Melrose Park
US Congressional Districts:4 Chuy Garcia, 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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