71st Street, South Shore to Jeffrey

71st Street Phase 1 Parkway Improvements

Project Description
Phase I Parkway Improvements including updated lighting, new sidewalks, curb and cutter, ADA ramps, trees/tree grates, hanging baskets, permeable pavers in parkway, and community identifiers.

Phase II includes median improvements to increase pedestrian safety and provide a buffer along the Metra railroad tracks that down run down the middle of 71st Street

Phase I: Complete
Phase II: In Design

Public Outreach

71st Street Press Release 8-29-2013