Pace Wraps Up ‘Pulse’ Route Study For Harlem Avenue

Monday, January 21, 2019 || By Bob Uphues/Riverside-Brookfield Landmark | @maywoodnews

Featured image: A conceptualization of a modernized bus stop that could be the result of Pace’s Pulse program. | Courtesy Pace

A high-tech, rapid transit bus route from Elmwood Park to Bridgeview along Harlem Avenue is one step closer to reality with the recent completion of Pace Suburban Bus and the Regional Transportation Authority’s Central Harlem Avenue Corridor Study.

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Bellwood Gearing Up For Nearly $800K In St. Charles Rd. Improvements

Friday, June 8, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The corner of St. Charles Rd. and 25th Ave. in Bellwood. | Igor Studenkov

The village of Bellwood recently secured nearly $800,000 in grant money to improve a stretch of roadway that officials consider critical to the town’s overall economic health.

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Maywood Embarks On $65K Upgrade Of Metra Station Area Plan

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A screenshot of the 2004 Transit Oriented Development plan, which RTA and Maywood officials will update starting this year. 

Last month, the Maywood Board of Trustees authorized a technical assistance agreement with the Regional Transportation Authority, which will start the process of updating a 13-year-old Transit Oriented Development (TOD) plan for the area within walking distance of the Maywood Metra Station, located on 5th Ave. and Main St.

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