Citizens Taking Action
for transit dependent riders
A recent study has found that the demand, demographically, for housing near transit is increasing, and will be double the number of people that presently live in these neighborhoods today.
In your capacity as the Alderman of the ______ Ward, we are sending this form in order for you to assign a score on how your ward ranks as a “transit zone.”
Ranking among wards will obviously be a determining factor in determining real estate values, and where people will want to live. Results / ranking of wards will be tabulated and reported to you.
Survey on Transit Oriented Development
How Does Your Ward Rank as a Transit Zone?
Please put down the appropriate # number.
How many CTA bus routes pass through the ward? _____
How many routes operate twenty-four (24) hours a day? _____
How many elevated stations are situated in the ward? _____
How many elevated lines pass through the ward? _____
How many stations are open twenty-four hours a day? _____
How many downtown bus routes are there to/from the
How many crosstown bus routes (north/south) are there? _____
How many crosstown bus routes (east/west) are there? _____
How many Metra or
Please score a “yes” as a 1, and “no” as a 0.
Can one easily take public transit to an airport? _____
Can one easily take public transit to a grocery store? _____
Can one easily take public transit to a hospital or clinic? _____
Can one easily take public transit to schools/public library? _____
Can one easily take public transit to a passenger train/
Amtrak station? _____
Add Total Score _____
Any General Comments You Would Like to Make Concerning Public Transit:
Complete Survey and Return to:
(773) 784-8346 (773) 363-4775
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