Meetings + Opportunities for Input Public Meeting Dates Announced:
  • The first round of public meetings are scheduled for the end of September and continue through October. Check the calendar for additional information and details.
  • We have posted our first survey and we need your input! Let us know how you utilize transit and what your transit needs are. Click HERE to take the survey.
Background Context + Interesting Links
  • Illinois Bus Network | The Illinois Bus Network is an IDOT-sponsored initiative that offers Illinoisans access to dozens of key destinations in Illinois and its surrounding states.

  • Illinois Public Transportation Association | IPTA supports the advancement of public transportation in Illinois through public engagement, public & legislative advocacy and professional peer exchange.

  • Illinois Rural Transit Assistance Center | Housed at Western Illinois University's Institute for Rural Affairs, RTAC was created via a partnership with IDOT 1990 and serves as a nationally recognized technical and coordinating body for the effectively delivery of public transportation in rural areas.

  • TRANPRO Information Management System | A joint venture between IDOT and the University of Illinois-Chicago, TRANSPRO provides a geographically searchable database of private, non-profit specialized- and/or paratransit providers in every corner of Illinois.

  • CTAA | The Community Transportation Association of America is dedicated to preserving and expanding all Americans' freedom of mobility, personal independence and quality of life through effective public and community transportation.

  • Illinois Rail Plan | The Illinois Rail Plan, as a coordinated part of the overall Illinois State Transportation Plan, explores the current passenger and freight rail infrastructure, recommending ways the system can be improved, new possible routes, and what IDOT can do to further connections between rail and other modes of transportation.

CONTACT US! Your input is valuable and important to us and we would love to hear from you! Submit your comments directly to the Project Team via the COMMENT FORM. The information you provide will help contribute to the ongoing success of this project.