Police, Residents Fill Sandbags In LisleLisle residents and police are preparing for the worst.
Heavy Rain Causing Some Flooded Basements And Streets In ChicagoAnyone who does have a flooded basement or notices standing water on the street should call 311 to report the issue.
Swollen Little Calumet River Has Hammond, Munster Worried About FloodAs of 10 a.m., the river measured at 14 feet in Munster, two feet above flood stage. Forecasts show it could reach 15.5 feet before it begins to recede.
Flooding Closes Park Forest Tennis And Health ClubAccording to the National Weather Service, storms brought nearly 2.5 inches of rain to Park Forest as of 7 a.m. Tuesday.
Flooding From Steady Storms Closes Several Chicago Area RoadsThe National Weather Service has issued a flood warning through 10:45 a.m. for most of the Chicago area, and a flood watch through late Tuesday night.
2 Investigators: Tollway Agrees To Purchase Willow Springs Home After Repeated FloodsA family’s home has flooded dozens of times in the past few years, and they blame the Illinois Tollway and a railroad with nearby property.
Projects Aims To Relieve Flooding At Loyola University Medical CenterThe university has received a $5.5 million federal grant to combat storm water, according to Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.
Riverwalk Restaurants Expected To Reopen After FloodingCity crews spent much of the day Monday power-washing the Riverwalk, after it was coated in grime from flooding due to record-setting rain.
Cleanup Continues On Flooded Chicago RiverwalkThe Riverwalk is the city’s newest gem, but too much river left not enough walk this weekend.
Illinois Applies For Federal Assistance For July Flood VictimsIEMA director James Joseph said their assessment found more than 3,200 homes in northern Illinois were damaged by flooding.
For Former Gov. Edgar, Harvey Sparks Memories Of Great Flood Of 1993“A lot of people don’t appreciate how devastating a flood is. Once you get water in your house, your house is never the same,” Edgar said.
Chicago Area Stepping Up With Donations To Harvey Victims In HoustonSuburbs such as Joliet, Orland Park, and Broadview have been collecting packaged foods, drinks, water, baby supplies, pet supplies, and more