Daily Herald: Plan to examine the future of the Route 83 corridor

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Daily Herald | May 13th, 2019 | Robert Sanchez

“Route 83 is a significantly traveled thoroughfare,” said county board member Sam Tornatore, who serves as chairman of the county’s development committee. “I’d like to see it clean. I’d like to see it safe. And I’d like to see it ready for economic development.”

The master plan will address issues and opportunities related to land use and transportation along Route 83, officials said. It will focus on the future of unincorporated areas “but do so in a way that reflects the needs and goals of property owners and adjacent communities.”

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Great insights on the Route 83 Corridor are streaming in via the community comment tool. Let’s keep the ideas and feedback rolling! Please join us for one of two community open houses to share your priorities and vision for enhancing opportunities + connections around the Route 83 Study Area.

Community Open Houses 

  • Elmhurst City Hall on May 16th, between 6:00 – 8:00pm
  • Bensenville Village Hall on May 23rd, between 6:00 – 8:00pm

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