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Chicago Area:

Greenway Planning Information for

Rolling Meadows

Report Card

Miles of Greenways


Area (miles2)


Greenway Density (miles/miles2)






Median HH Income


External Links

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

State Plans

Region Plans

County Plans

Community Plans

No plans are available on the Open Space Area level for Rolling Meadows

Bike/Ped Fatalities & Injuries
Crash data from 2005
Crash SeverityCount
Bicyclist "C" Injury (possible injury)4
Bicyclist "B" Injury (non-incapacitating injury)12
Pedestrian "A" Injury (incapacitating injury)3
Greenways in Rolling Meadows:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
Salt Creek Greenway3.1(1st)4.6 68.3%
Polk Branch corridor0.2(2nd)0.2 100%
Jane Addams corridor0.0(3rd)2.1 0%
Northwestern corridor0.0     0.4 0%
Existing Grade Separations
Needed Grade Separations
    No highway/trail crossings in Rolling Meadows have been identified as needing grade separations.
Rank Among Neighbors
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
Rolling Meadows0.50 (1st) 1.08
Palatine0.49 0.96
Hoffman Estates0.36 0.62
Schaumburg0.30 0.72
Elk Grove Village0.17 0.70
Arlington Heights0.17 0.62
Inverness0.07 0.70
Rank Among Peers
(Population between 21,000 and 29,000 and HH Income between $55,000 and $64,000)
★ = has over 5 miles of Existing Trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
Oak Forest0.63 0.67
West Chicago0.51 1.34
Rolling Meadows0.50 (3rd) 1.08
Round Lake Beach0.48 0.95
Morton Grove0.44 1.57
McHenry0.37 0.88
Romeoville0.10 0.72
South Holland0.00 0.67
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