Pace Suburban Bus is the premier suburban transit provider, safely and efficiently
moving people to work, school, and other regional destinations. Pace’s family
of public transportation services offer affordable and environmentally responsible
transit options for the residents of 284 municipalities in Cook, Will, DuPage,
Kane, Lake and McHenry counties. The backbone of Chicago's suburbs, Pace serves
tens of thousands of daily riders. One of the largest bus services in North America,
Pace covers 3,446 square miles, an area nearly the size of the state of Connecticut
and about 15 times the size of the City of Chicago. Pace’s innovative approach
to public transportation gives the agency a national reputation as an industry
Pace is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of thirteen directors.
Each serves a four-year term and, with the exception of the Commissioner of the
Mayor′s Office for People with Disabilities, must be a Mayor or Village
President from his or her respective region, or a former Mayor or Village President
residing in his or her respective region.
Transit Supportive Development Guidelines
The Development Guidelines have been established in Pace's effort to work
with suburban communities, developers, planners and businesses to reduce congestion
and resulting emissions.
These Guidelines will assist transit planners in producing standardized documentation
for regional planning purposes.
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