The History of the City of Chicago Central Area Transit Circulation Efforts

This paper chronicles the evolution of the City of Chicago’s efforts, through private and public means, to address the distribution and circulation of people in the city’s Central Area. It covers the evolution of public transit in the Central Area and the specific efforts in the second half of 20th Century to create a circulation and distribution system.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Contract to a Performing Organization has not yet been awarded.


  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:



  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology

    University Transportation Centers Program
    Department of Transportation
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Start Date: 20161201
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01689679
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National University Rail Center (NURail)
  • Contract Numbers: NURail2017-UIC-R17, DTRT13-G-UTC52
  • Files: UTC, RiP
  • Created Date: Dec 21 2018 4:23PM