Pace Federal Project Requests
South Suburban BRT Mobility Network Project
PROJECT: This project creates bus rapid transit (BRT) corridors on Halsted
between 95th Street and Chicago Heights and along 159th Street between Hammond,
IN and Orland Park. It is part of an expansive network of TSP routes throughout
the suburban area of northeastern Illinois on arterial streets.
FUNDING: Pace received an earmark for the South Suburban BRT project for
$418,000 in SAFETEA-LU.
UPDATE: Pace received an earmark
for $800,000 for this project in the House FY07 appropriations bill.
Thank you, Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr.