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Chicago Area:


Greenway Planning Information for

Joliet

Report Card

Miles of Greenways

16.9

Area (miles2)

48.1

Greenway Density (miles/miles2)

0.4

Grade:

C-



Population

106,221

Median HH Income

$47,761

External Links

City of Joliet official website
City Site
Greater Chicago Housing and Community Development Website
Census Data
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Wikipedia entry for Joliet
Joliet

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

Community Plans

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for Joliet

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Bicyclist "C" Injury (possible injury)9
Bicyclist "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)33
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)17
Pedestrian fatality1
Greenways in Joliet:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
Wauponsee Glacial Trail4.3(1st)5.2 83.1%
Joliet Junction Trail3.4(2nd)3.4 100%
Rock Run Trail3.4(3rd)5.2 65.1%
I & M Canal State Trail3.1     6.2 50.6%
Old Plank Road Trail1.5     1.5 100%
DuPage River Trail1.1     3.0 37%
ComEd ROW - Southwest Suburbs corridor0.0     4.9 0%
Spring Creek Greenway0.0     3.9 0%
Hickory Creek Bikeway0.0     10.5 0%
Existing Grade Separations
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in Joliet have been identified as needing grade separations.
Rank Among Neighbors
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Rockdale2.58 3.32
Manhattan0.39 1.17
Joliet0.35 (3rd) 0.94
Crest Hill0.34 0.68
Plainfield0.26 2.35
Shorewood0.24 0.84
New Lenox0.19 0.79
Minooka0.14 2.50
Lockport0.12 1.22
Elwood0.00 1.80
Homer Glen0.00 0.87
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 74,000 and 150,000 and HH Income between $38,000 and $68,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Aurora0.43 0.85
Joliet0.35 (2nd) 0.94
Evanston0.35 0.45
Schaumburg0.30 0.72
Waukegan0.27 0.58
Arlington Heights0.17 0.62
Elgin0.14 0.81
Cicero0.00 0.37
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If you are interested in greenway and trail development in the Chicagoland area, you are invited to attend Bikeable Roads and Trails Supporters which meets the second Tuesday of every month in Wheaton, Illinois.


   
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