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CMAP presents overview of STP changes to TAG Committee

July 10, 2018 – 3:46 pm | 71 views

CMAP Policy & Programming Associate Elizabeth Irvin presented an  overview of changes to the STP program to SSMMA’s TAG Committee for feedback on July 10. Changes include the eligibility and scoring of regional projects for …

Orland approves feasibility study for interchange at I-80 and Wolf Road

June 22, 2018 – 9:36 am | 125 views
site for I-80 – Wolf Interchange

Orland Park is moving forward with plans for a study to determine the feasibility of creating an I-80 interchange on Wolf Road.
The village board agreed Monday to enter into a $42,500 contract with V3 Companies, …

CMAP’s draft ON TO 2050 public comment period now open

June 21, 2018 – 2:52 pm | 102 views

Did you miss the June 20 Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) open house at SSMMA for commenting on the draft On To 2050 plan? No worries. You can still weigh-in on the regional plan, …

Corridor Advisory Group meets for South Halsted Bus Corridor Enhancement Project

June 7, 2018 – 3:34 pm | 164 views
20180425 CTA S Halsted Fact Sheet

SSMMA met with the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) and Pace Suburban Bus on June 7 as part of a Corridor Advisory Group (CAG) for the South Halsted Bus Corridor Enhancement Project. The project is a study funded …

CMAP to hold open houses to seek public comment on ON TO 2050 transportation plan

June 6, 2018 – 10:42 am | 148 views
on to 2050 Kiosk photo 3

The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) is working on a draft of its ON TO 2050 transportation plan, scheduled for adoption in October 2018, and seeking public comment on the plan during open houses …

Drivin’ the Dixie recognized and honored statewide

June 4, 2018 – 12:04 pm | 136 views
Drivin’ the Dixie recognized and honored statewide

Drivin’ the Dixie
June 16, 2018, 8 a.m.
Olde Western Ave. & Broadway St., Blue Island, IL
An event locals have known as something special for the past 17 years is being recognized throughout the state this year.
As Illinois …

Illinois lawmakers approved budget that could include $2.2 billion toward roadwork in the Southland

June 1, 2018 – 9:32 am | 150 views
2019-2024 IDOT plan

The state plans to spend hundreds of millions of dollars in coming years fixing roads and bridges throughout the south suburbs.
The plan includes dozens of other projects affecting the Southland. IDOT plans to spend $15 …

Dolton/Riverdale Freight Planning Project is underway

May 11, 2018 – 10:59 am | 303 views

SSMMA met with Urban Transportation Center researchers from the University of Illinois and Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways officials May 8 to plan and scope the Dolton and Riverdale Freight Study, which is …