IL Route 394/IL Route 1 Corridor Study complete and now available
Study Background The purpose of the IL Route 394/IL Route 1 Corridor study is to anticipate future transportation, land use and economic development patterns and develop a cohesive Vision for the Corridor. The Vision has been developed in a collaborative effort by the 11 communities and two counties, Cook County and Will County, along the Corridor.
Project Funding The study is being directed by the South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association (SSMMA). The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) Office of Planning and Programming awarded the SSMMA State Planning and Research funds to finance this study. Cook and Will Counties provided the local matching funds.
Project Goal The overall project goal is to develop a comprehensive plan that unites the future development along the Corridor to make it a more attractive transportation corridor and activity center, while improving the functionality of the roadway network.
Read more on the project web site here.