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Chicago Area:


Greenway Planning Information for

Oak Lawn

Report Card

Miles of Greenways

1.2

Area (miles2)

8.6

Greenway Density (miles/miles2)

0.1

Grade:

FAIL



Population

55,245

Median HH Income

$47,585

External Links

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

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RTAMS
Wikipedia entry for Oak Lawn
Oak Lawn

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

No plans are available on the Community level for Oak Lawn

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for Oak Lawn

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Bicyclist "C" Injury (possible injury)15
Pedestrian "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)13
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)6
Greenways in Oak Lawn:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
Stony Creek corridor1.2(1st)1.7 69.5%
Existing Grade Separations
    All trails in Oak Lawn cross roadways at-grade.
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in Oak Lawn 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
Palos Hills0.24 1.19
Chicago0.17 0.61
Oak Lawn0.14 (3rd) 0.20
Chicago Ridge0.00 0.66
Bridgeview0.00 0.55
Alsip0.00 0.33
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 42,000 and 64,000 and HH Income between $47,000 and $62,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Lombard0.47 0.64
Mount Prospect0.25 0.63
Des Plaines0.24 1.69
Skokie0.24 0.71
Oak Lawn0.14 (5th) 0.20
Tinley Park0.04 0.54
Berwyn0.00 0.33
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