Illinois transportation officials have announced an $8.4 billion, six-year program to improve roads and bridges. But the Illinois Transportation Department warned in an announcement Thursday it won’t be enough to keep the overall condition of the state’s infrastructure from deteriorating.
The Shedd Aquarium will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday for an early spring cleaning, but the fish are staying put.
The Emanuel Administration is proposing changes in its ordinance requiring banks to clean up vacant, foreclosed properties.
The City Council on Thursday passed an ordinance that holds banks responsible for maintaining properties once they have foreclosed upon them and left them vacant.
The famous “Touchdown Jesus” mural that overlooks Notre Dame’s football stadium is undergoing what the university is calling “preventative maintenance.”
Late night Blue Line riders should allow extra travel time early this week as construction will cause boarding changes at three Near North Side stations.
A maintenance worker at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove wound up as a patient at the hospital after a serious accident.
There are serious questions about whether a CTA bus, that crashed and injured more than 30 passengers, was properly serviced and maintained.
Late-night Red and Blue Line riders should allow extra travel time this week, as maintenance work is expected to cause minor delays.