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New Honorary Sign Designations in Chicago

Complete list of honorary street sign designations in Chicago since 2014


Lists  -  Interactive Map and Charts  -  Infographics

Honorary Signs Dedicated in Chicago

New This Year

 

Carmie Shoes Way

Robert L. Myers Way

 

 

 

 

 

 

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MAP OF RECENT
CHICAGO BROWN HONORARY STREET SIGNS

Scroll over the map markers to see the names on the signs

Map Data: Copyright 2017 Honorary Chicago; Copyright 2017 CartoDB, Copyright OpenStreetMap contributors.  
Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago analysis  
Note: marker indicates designated location not posted sign location.
Honorary Chicago junior map editors: E. Rivera, G. Kelly.  

 

How does 2017 stack up
Compared to 2016?

 

Embed this graph - stacked bar by month
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GraphS of New Honorary Streets in Chicago Totals by Month and Year

New Honorary Signs in Chicago by month

Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago analysis. Note: August is holiday month
 

New Honorary Sign Designations - 6 Years. 2017 = 41, 2016 = 85, 2015 = 70, 2014 = 60, 2013 = 66, 2012 = 60

Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago research and analysis
 

Volume of New Signs - Ward count (Year 2016)

Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago research and analysis. Note: in 2015 the Ward boundaries changed.
 

Annual Totals by Ward and Year  ... Coming Soon

Annual totals by Ward and Year - preview

 

* Indicates sign was originally approved in a previous year
** Note: in 2015 the Ward boundaries changed mid-year and may impact the reporting of ward totals.
Source: City of Chicago data, Honorary Chicago research and analysis

Editorial permission to use charts and data with attribution to HonoraryChicago.com