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Kankakee Area Transportation Study Metropolitan Planning Organization, is the metropolitan planning organization for the Kankakee urbanized area. Federal legislation requires an MPO for all urbanized areas with a population over 50,000. This ensures decisions about the programming of federal highway funds are made at the local level.

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Long Range Transportation Plan Survey

The survey is now closed.  We’d like to thank everyone who participated.  The results will be helpful in updating the long range transportation plan and will be posted here after being tabulated.  We will have another survey in the near future to gather more public opinion so please check back.

Recent News

  • The North Street Bridge project over I-57 is completed and open to traffic. The new bridge now accommodates 4-lanes of traffic, provides lighting, and also includes an eight-foot wide sidewalk on the north side of the bridge.

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