SOME PHYSICAL ASPECTS OF TRANSPORTATION FACILITIES IN CHICAGO

TOPICS CONSIDERED IN THIS STUDY INCLUDE: HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT OF FACILITIES, INFLUENCE OF ZONING, REGULATION, TRAFFIC ROUTING, THE CHICAGO COMMERCIAL ZONE AND SWITCHING DISTRICT, TOFE TERMINAL FACILITIES IN THE DISTRICT, TRUCK TERMINAL ZONED USE DISTRICTS, LOAD BEARING CHARACTERISTICS OF ARTERIAL STREETS AND EXPRESSWAYS, HARBORS AND WATERWAYS OF THE PORT OF CHICAGO, RAILROAD FACILITIES, RAILROAD MERGERS, TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGES IN RAIL TRANSPORTATION AFFECTING CHICAGO EMPLOYMENT, BELT LINE, TRANSFER, AND INDUSTRIAL RAILROADS. NUMEROUS CHARTS DISPLAY HISTORICAL SHIFTS AND PATTERNS IN FACILITIES AND INDUSTRIAL ACTIVITY.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • TECH SUPP
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Illinois, Chicago

    Center for Urban Studies
    Chicago, IL  United States  60680
  • Authors:
    • Mayer, H M
    • Schwind, P
  • Publication Date: 1966

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 175 p.
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 3

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00202160
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1972 12:00AM