Surface Transportation Authorization Project Requests

The application for Member Designated Project Requests for surface transportation authorization legislation has closed.

Below is a list of FY22 project submissions, in alphabetical order, from the Office of Congressman Bobby L. Rush to the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. You can also view these submissions HERE.

Project Name: 80th Ave from 191st to 183rd St Lane Improvements
Project Location: Tinley Park, IL (ZIP: 60477)
Project Sponsor: Will County
Requested Amount: $1,500,000

Project Name: 95th Street and Kedzie Avenue Arterial Lighting Upgrade
Project Location: Evergreen Park, IL (ZIP: 60805)
Project Sponsor: Village of Evergreen Park
Requested Amount: $2,470,000

Project Name: 95th Street Corridor Equitable Transit Oriented Development (e-TOD)
Project Location: Chicago, IL
Project Sponsor: Chicago Transit Authority
Requested Amount: $1,000,000

Project Name: Cicero Avenue Streetlight and Streetscape project
Project Location: Crestwood, IL (ZIP: 60418)
Project Sponsor: Village of Crestwood
Requested Amount: $1,632,000

Project Name: Evergreen Park Paving Pulaski to Central Park — 99th to 95th
Project Location: Evergreen Park, IL (ZIP: 60805)
Project Sponsor: Village of Evergreen Park
Requested Amount: $2,600,000

Project Name: I-294 Crestwood/Robbins Interchange
Project Location: Crestwood, IL (ZIP: 60418) and Robbins, IL (ZIP: 60472)
Project Sponsor: The Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways
Requested Amount: $4,800,000

Project Name: Laraway Road from Nelson Road to Cedar Road Lane Safety Upgrade
Project Location: New Lenox, IL (ZIP: 60451)
Project Sponsor: Will County
Requested Amount: $1,500,000

Project Name: Manhattan-Monee Road Modernization
Project Location: Monee, IL (ZIP: 60449)
Project Sponsor: Will County
Requested Amount: $2,700,000

Project Name: Mississippi Avenue Improvements
Project Location: Elwood, IL (ZIP: 60421)
Project Sponsor: Village of Elwood
Requested Amount: $2,500,000

Project Name: Pace Pulse South Halsted Line
Project Location: Chicago, IL; Riverdale, IL; and Harvey, IL
Project Sponsor: Pace, The Suburban Bus Division of the Regional Transportation Authority
Requested Amount: $900,000

Project Name: Pulaski Road: 127th St to 159th St
Project Location: Alsip, IL (ZIP: 60803); Crestwood, IL (ZIP: 60418); Midlothian, IL (ZIP: 60445); Markham, IL (ZIP: 60426); and Robbins, IL (ZIP: 60472)
Project Sponsor: Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways
Requested Amount: $2,500,000

Project Name: Study of S. Chicago/79th St/Stony Island Intersection
Project Location: Chicago, IL (60617)
Project Sponsor: City of Chicago
Requested Amount: $800,000

Project Name: Washington Park Framework Plan
Project Location: Chicago, IL
Project Sponsor: Chicago Park District
Requested Amount: $1,000,000

Project Name: Western Avenue Grade Separations
Project Location: Blue Island, IL (ZIP: 60406); Posen, IL (ZIP: 60469); and Dixmoor, IL (ZIP: 60406)
Project Sponsor: Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways
Requested Amount: $4,500,000

Project Name: Zero Emission Locomotive Commuter Rail Pilot
Project Location: Blue Island, IL; Chicago, IL; Joliet, IL; Midlothian, IL; Mokena, IL; New Lenox, IL; Oak Forest, IL; Robbins, IL; and Tinley Park, IL
Project Sponsor: Metra
Requested Amount: $5,000,000

Here are the full letters submitted from the Office of Congressman Bobby L. Rush to the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for the aforementioned project requests: