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South South Shore Drive & East 79th Street

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Car-Dependent

Most errands require a car.

Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options.

Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

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About this Location

South South Shore Drive & East 79th Street
Chicago
IL
60617

South South Shore Drive & East 79th Street has a Walk Score of 48 out of 100. This location is a Car-Dependent neighborhood so most errands require a car.

South South Shore Drive & East 79th Street is a five minute walk from the ME Metra Electric at the Cheltenham (79th St.) stop.

This location is in the South Shore neighborhood in Chicago. Nearby parks include Rocky Ledge Park, Rainbow Park and Russell Park.

Nearby schools include St Michael The Archangel School, Epic Academy High School and Bradwell Comm Arts & Science Elementary School.

The closest grocery stores are South Shore Produce Market, S & N Food Inc and Four Star Food & Liquor.

Nearby coffee shops include My Soul Cafe, Exchange cafe and Chef Sara's Cafe. Nearby restaurants include King Pirros, Wesley's Place and Exchange Submarine.

South South Shore Drive & East 79th Street is near University of Chicago, Chicago State University and R.R. Donnelley & Sons Headquarters.

There are some bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. South South Shore Drive & East 79th Street is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure.

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Good Transit

South South Shore Drive & East 79th Street has good transit which means many nearby public transportation options. Car sharing is available from RelayRides and I-GO.

Rail lines:

  • ME Metra Electric

    0.2 mi

Bus lines:

  • 26 South Shore Express

    0.0 mi

  • 71 71st South Shore

    0.0 mi

  • 5 South Shore Night Bus

    0.0 mi

  • 6 Jackson Park Express

    0.0 mi

  • 79 79th

    0.0 mi

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South Shore Neighborhood

South South Shore Drive & East 79th Street is in the South Shore neighborhood. South Shore is the 95th most walkable neighborhood in Chicago with a neighborhood Walk Score of 75.

Bouchet Elementary Math & Science Acad School

South Shore Methodist Head Start

South Shore Methodist Head Start

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