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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Press Release

Contact Information: Joan Olson (630) 407-6015

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

DuPage County to Host Informational Meeting on Great Western Trail Extension

The DuPage County Division of Transportation will host an informational meeting about extending the Great Western Trail from Sassafras Drive in West Chicago to the Illinois Prairie Path-Elgin Branch.

The extension will allow nearby neighborhoods west of the Illinois Prairie Path-Elgin Branch access to the DuPage County trail system. The project will not require right-of-way acquisition.

The meeting will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. March 1 at the West Chicago Public Library, 118 W. Washington St. County representatives will be available to answer questions and exhibits will available for public review.

Anyone in need of special accommodations such as a sign language interpreter or other assistance should contact the County. For more information, contact Ryan Singer with the DuPage County Division of Transportation at (630) 407-6900.

WHO: DuPage County Division of Transportation

WHAT: Informational meeting regarding extending the Great Western Trail from Sassafras Drive in West Chicago to the Illinois Prairie Path-Elgin Branch

WHEN: 4 to 7 p.m. March 1

WHERE: West Chicago Public Library, 118 W. Washington St.