Transportation

  • Uptown Station connects several modes of transportation - rail, bus, auto, bicycle and pedestrian
  • High Speed Rail (planned for 2016)
In 2009, the Town Council received and accepted a Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan that lays out wide-ranging recommendations to make Normal more bike and pedestrian friendly.
  • Infrastructure improvements
  • Street markings including sharrows, bike boulevards and bike lanes
  • Main Street Feasibility Study including bike/ped components
  • Winter Constitution Trail clearing (began winter 2011-12)
  • Bicycle/pedestrian trail counts 3x per year (began February 2011)
  • Bicycle parking and repair stations
  • Updated Constitution Trail map
  • Annual Bike Rodeo (began September 2011)
  • Annual Bike Movie (began February 2012)
  • Annual Bike Summit - "founded" in Normal in 2012, Normal hosted 2012 and 2013
  • Annual Light the Night event in cooperation with Connect Transit (began September 2013)
  • Constitution Trail 25th Anniversary Celebration (May 2014)
  • Design of Constitution Trail logo (May 2014)
  • Constitution Trail promotional video (to be released fall 2015)
  • Bronze Level Bike Friendly Community (Designated November 2014)
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