Buckled Roads

City Sets July 5 Record At 103°; Heat Blamed For 2 DeathsChicago broke a 101-year-old heat record by midday on Thursday – and authorities determined that the heat has been responsible for two deaths.
Pavement Buckles On Columbus Drive In South LoopA huge section of pavement on Columbus Drive buckled in the afternoon heat on Wednesday in the South Loop.
Another Day Of Extreme Heat; Problems Arising For CommutersThe 90-plus-degree heat wave continues in Chicago, and the heat could cause some problems for your morning commute.