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Chicago Area:


Greenway Planning Information for

Palos Park

Report Card

Miles of Greenways

0.3

Area (miles2)

11.0

Greenway Density (miles/miles2)

0.0

Grade:

FAIL



Population

4,689

Median HH Income

$115,450

External Links

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

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Wikipedia entry for Palos Park
Palos Park

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

No plans are available on the Community level for Palos Park

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for Palos Park

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Pedestrian "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)1
Greenways in Palos Park:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
Tinley Creek Trail0.3(1st)0.3 100%
Calumet-Sag Trail0.0(2nd)3.5 0%
ComEd ROW - Southwest Suburbs corridor0.0(3rd)1.4 0%
Existing Grade Separations
    All trails in Palos Park cross roadways at-grade.
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in Palos Park 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 Heights0.90 1.09
Willow Springs0.88 1.29
Palos Hills0.24 1.19
Orland Park0.22 0.67
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 200 and 18,000 and HH Income between $104,000 and $128,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Lake Bluff0.96 1.55
Green Oaks0.74 1.36
Wayne0.63 1.56
Northfield0.56 1.09
Mettawa0.52 0.61
Lake Barrington0.30 1.01
Palos Hills0.24 1.19
Hinsdale0.06 0.49
Lakewood0.00 1.45
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