Clark Street, Devon Avenue to Arthur Avenue Streetscape

Aerial view street map of the Clark and Devon project area.

The Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) is conducting a streetscape improvement project along Clark Street from Devon Avenue to Arthur Avenue.

Building off of the Vision Clark Street Corridor Master Plan, the project aims to increase safety, improve walkability, improve traffic flow, and enhance community identity and public space.

The Clark Street, Devon Avenue to Arthur Avenue streetscape project contractors host a weekly construction update with time for questions every Wednesday at 9:00 am via Teams. Click here to join!

Projected Timeline

  • Public Meeting #1 – Summer 2020
  • Task Force Meeting #2 – Late summer 2020
  • Public Meeting #2 – Fall 2020
  • Task Force Meeting #3 – Spring 2021
  • Final Public Meeting – Spring 2021
  • Construction Start – Summer 2023
  • Substantial Completion – 2024

Proposed Elements

  • New sidewalks and parkway pavers.
  • New street trees
  • Mid-block crossing to the CTA station
  • Renovated plaza at Clark and Schreiber
  • Closure of Arthur Ave between Clark St and Ashland Ave
    to create new public open space
  • Landscaped median on Clark St
  • Full width roadway resurfacing
  • New lighting
  • Drainage improvements and new curb and gutter
  • CTA bus turnaround improvements
  • Reconfigured public parking lot at Clark and Devon
  • New pavement markings
  • Neighborhood identifiers

Project Updates

Archive of Meetings

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