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West Cook

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West Cook Bikeway Plan [2007]
Greenways in West Cook:
  • = Rail-Trail
  • = Waterway
  • = Rail-with-Trail
  • = Utility ROW
Corridor Utilization
      in miles
Existing Build-
out
Existing
———
Build-out
IPP - Main Stem5.3(1st)5.3 100%
Des Plaines River Trail4.0(2nd)12.1 33.3%
Addison Creek corridor0.9(3rd)7.8 11.5%
Flagg Creek corridor0.0     3.7 0%
Silver Creek corridor0.0     3.6 0%
Illinois Central Line corridor0.0     4.8 0%
How West Cook Ranks amongst Chicago Area Counties
★ = has over 60 miles of existing trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
Kane0.36 0.82
DuPage0.35 0.79
Lake0.33 0.99
Kendall0.31 2.07
North Cook0.31 0.90
McHenry0.27 1.26
Will0.27 1.02
South Cook0.23 0.76
Chicago0.17 0.61
West Cook0.17 (10th) 0.51
Communities in West Cook
★ = has over 5 miles of existing trails
★ = has Planned Trail(s)
Greenway Density
      miles/miles2
ExistingBuild-out
River Grove0.91 0.91
Bellwood0.59 1.30
Maywood0.59 1.02
Hillside0.37 0.37
Westchester0.34 0.51
Berkeley0.32 0.32
North Riverside0.29 1.85
Northlake0.26 0.94
Western Springs0.21 0.21
Forest Park0.13 0.59
Broadview0.09 0.71
Melrose Park0.07 0.72
Franklin Park0.06 0.22
Indian Head Park0.00 1.17
Riverside0.00 0.79
Lyons0.00 0.74
Cicero0.00 0.37
Berwyn0.00 0.33
McCook0.00 0.29

   
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