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Chicago Area:


Greenway Planning Information for

Manhattan

Report Card

Miles of Greenways

8.5

Area (miles2)

21.7

Greenway Density (miles/miles2)

0.4

Grade:

C-



Population

3,330

Median HH Income

$55,559

External Links

Greater Chicago Housing and Community Development Website
Census Data
RTAMS: Regional Transportation Asset System 

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RTAMS
Wikipedia entry for Manhattan
Manhattan

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

No plans are available on the Community level for Manhattan

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

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
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Greenways in Manhattan:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
Wauponsee Glacial Trail8.5(1st)8.5 100%
Jackson Creek corridor0.0(2nd)4.3 0%
Prairie Creek corridor0.0(3rd)8.4 0%
Forked Creek corridor0.0     4.2 0%
Existing Grade Separations
    All trails in Manhattan cross roadways at-grade.
Needed Grade Separations
Rank Among Neighbors
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Manhattan0.39 (1st) 1.17
Joliet0.35 0.94
Frankfort0.33 0.75
New Lenox0.19 0.79
Elwood0.00 1.80
Green Garden0.00 0.46
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 200 and 6,000 and HH Income between $53,000 and $59,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Willow Springs0.88 1.29
Manhattan0.39 (2nd) 1.17
Berkeley0.32 0.32
Elwood0.00 1.80
Round Lake0.00 0.92
Chicago Area Trail Events
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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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