Weekly O’Hare Nighttime Runway Rotations Could Start By MayTo better spread out jet noise, O’Hare International Airport might start rotating the runways it uses at night on a weekly basis as soon as May under a six-month test approved Tuesday by a special “Fly Quiet” committee.
Altered Flight Paths Could Cut O’Hare Noise For Thousands
Noise From New Flight Patterns At O'Hare Costs Family $15K Nest EggAs they saved up $15,000 over the course of more than a decade, Colleen and Peter Mulcrone dreamed of renovating their Jefferson Park home, with a new kitchen and other upgrades, but the city’s expansion of nearby O’Hare International Airport prompted them to put those dreams on hold.
Congressmen Call On City To Open New O'Hare Noise Complaint LineThe hotline issue emerged after city aviation officials rolled out new numbers showing monthly complaints to it had soared between September, 2013 — the last full month before new flight paths debuted — and July 2014.
Ordinance Would Restrict Building Heights In Midway Flight PathsAnyone trying to build a tall building near Midway Airport will be subject to some restrictions if a new proposed city ordinance passes.