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Greenway Planning Information for

New Lenox

Report Card

Miles of Greenways

6.8

Area (miles2)

36.6

Greenway Density (miles/miles2)

0.2

Grade:

FAIL



Population

17,771

Median HH Income

$67,697

External Links

Village of New Lenox official website
Village Site
Greater Chicago Housing and Community Development Website
Census Data
RTAMS: Regional Transportation Asset System 

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RTAMS
Wikipedia entry for New Lenox
New Lenox

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

Community Plans

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for New Lenox

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Pedestrian "C" Injury (possible injury)2
Bicyclist "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)1
Pedestrian fatality2
Greenways in New Lenox:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
Old Plank Road Trail6.8(1st)6.8 100%
Spring Creek Greenway0.0(2nd)2.9 0%
I-355 Trail0.0(3rd)3.1 0%
Marley Creek corridor0.0     2.4 0%
Jackson Creek corridor0.0     4.9 0%
ComEd ROW - Southwest Suburbs corridor0.0     8.9 0%
Existing Grade Separations
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in New Lenox 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
Manhattan0.39 1.17
Joliet0.35 0.94
Frankfort0.33 0.75
Mokena0.28 0.45
Orland Park0.22 0.67
New Lenox0.19 (6th) 0.79
Lockport0.12 1.22
Homer Glen0.00 0.87
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 12,000 and 24,000 and HH Income between $62,000 and $74,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Warrenville0.93 1.05
South Elgin0.77 1.07
Lemont0.75 1.21
Oswego0.60 1.69
West Chicago0.51 1.34
Batavia0.46 0.63
Morton Grove0.44 1.57
Bloomingdale0.38 0.81
Grayslake0.37 0.98
Lincolnwood0.26 1.18
New Lenox0.19 (11th) 0.79
Lisle0.12 0.78
Roselle0.04 0.04
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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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