The Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways announced a fourth round of its Invest in Cook grant. Invest in Cook offer $8.5 million in funds to support transportation improvements sponsored by local and regional government and private partners.
The call for projects closes on March 13, 2020 at 5:00pm CST. Two information sessions are going to be held in January:
Friday, January 24
George Dunne County Office Building | 69 W. Washington St, Room 22AB
Thursday, January 30
To attend either session, please RSVP to Tim Egan at 312-603-1534 or firstname.lastname@example.org
In 2019, a project in the 14th District was funded to construct an improved at-grade crossing at the intersection of Lake Cook Road and Wilke Road, providing a continuous east-west connection between Buffalo Grove, Long Grove and Palatine. The project also includes at 500 foot multi-use path on the north side of Lake Cook Road. Safety is paramount, and this project will provide a much need route to the Buffalo Creek Forest Preserve trail system that is both safe and convenient.