Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: Greenpeace Activists Are Right About Fisk Plant

CBS’s Walter Jacobson says it’s too bad the foul weather forced Greenpeace activists off the Fisk power plant’s smokestack this week.


Fisk Power Plant

Greenpeace Activists Who Climbed Smokestack Released On Bail

Eight Greenpeace activists who perched high above the city on a smokestack for more than 24 hours before being charged with felonies after they climbed down were released on bail from the Cook County Jail on Thursday evening.


Coal-Fired Power Plant

Greenpeace Activists Arrested After Climbing Down Pilsen Smokestack

Eight protesters who spent more than 24 hours on a perch on a power plant smokestack on the city’s Near West Side were arrested as soon as they came down Wednesday morning in bad weather.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2011