Skokie Valley Bike Path Bridge

Description: Construction of a new bridge to carry the Skokie Valley Bike Path over Lake Cook Road.

Background: A joint project between the Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) and the Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways (CCDOT). This bridge is just part of a multi-jurisdictional effort to extend the Skokie Valley Bike Path into Cook County, ultimately to Dempster Street, from its current terminus at Lake Cook Road.

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LCDOT is studying potential improvements and an extension of the existing Skokie Valley Bike Path in Lake County over Lake Cook Road into Cook County. A Public Hearing was held on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 for residents to learn about the proposed improvements and the tentative construction schedule. Preliminary reports, drawings, maps and aerial renderings from the meeting can be found in the documents tab below.


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