Flight Paths

A plane arrives at O'Hare International Airport. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Noise From New Flight Patterns At O’Hare Costs Family $15K Nest Egg

As 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.

11/20/2014

A plane arrives at O'Hare International Airport. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Congressmen Call On City To Open New O’Hare Noise Complaint Line

The 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.

11/11/2014

Midway International Airport

Ordinance Would Restrict Building Heights In Midway Flight Paths

Anyone trying to build a tall building near Midway Airport will be subject to some restrictions if a new proposed city ordinance passes.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011