Major Projects, Programs and Studies

CDOT is always exploring transportation concepts to meet Chicago's needs for both the near-term and longer-term future.  Working with other city, regional and state entities, CDOT develops concepts, seeks public input and explores funding options for a wide variety of transportation-infrastructure improvements.

Click on the links below for more information on current and future projects and initiatives.

Western/Belmont/Clybourn Project

Complete Streets Design Guidelines

Make Way For People

Streetscapes and Sustainable Design

Sustainable Urban Infrastructure Guidelines

Addison Underbridge Connection of the North Riverfront Trail

Bloomingdale Trail

Central Loop Bus Rapid Transit

South Lakefront Corridor Transit Study

Union Station Master Plan Study

Chicago Riverwalk

Navy Pier Flyover

Western Avenue improvement project/Western viaduct at Belmont

Chicago Railroad Economic Opportunities Plan

Damen/Elston/Fullerton intersection improvement

Washington / Wabash Loop Elevated Station Project

The Loop Link Project

Adams Street Bridge Closing For Major Reconstruction

Grand Avenue Reconstruction Project

RNS Website Transition to CDOT Link