Michigan Avenue Bridge

Boats pass under the Michigan Avenue bri

Michigan Avenue Bridge Temporarily Closed After Malfunction

Vehicles and pedestrians were kept off the Michigan Avenue bridge over the Chicago River for more than an hour on Wednesday, after a locking mechanism failed following a routine bridge lift.

09/24/2014

The entrance to the Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum. (CBS)

McCormick Bridgehouse Museum: A Bird’s Eye View Of Chicago’s Bridges, River

To tell the story of the Chicago River and the city’s bridges, what better place than inside one of the bridges?

07/21/2014

Texas artist Willie Baronet is walking around Chicago, buying signs from homeless people. for an art exhibit he's putting together. He bought two from Ulysses for $20, after they met on the Michigan Avenue Bridge.(Credit: Mike Krauser/CBS)

Artist Buying Signs From Homeless For Exhibit

A Texas artist mas walking around Chicago on Friday, buying the signs homeless people use to try to get people to give them money.

07/18/2014

Boats pass under the Michigan Avenue bri

Michigan Avenue Reopens After Report Of Suspicious Package

A suspicious package shut down Michigan Avenue at the Chicago River.

04/29/2013

Two people were pulled from the Chicago River Friday afternoon. (CBS)

2 People Pulled From Chicago River Downtown, 1 Dies

One man died after he and another person were pulled from the Chicago River near the Michigan Avenue Bridge Friday afternoon.

09/21/2012

Chicago River dyed green for St. Patrick's Day Parad (Frank Polich/ Getty Images)

Crew Has Chicago River Glowing Green For St. Patrick’s Day

The Chicago River glowed a luminescent emerald green. WBBM Newsradio’s Mike Krauser spent some time with the dye crew on the river bank near the Michigan Avenue Bridge.

03/17/2012

DuSable Bridge

Michigan Ave. Bridge Renamed For DuSable

The iconic Michigan Avenue Bridge will be renamed Friday to honor the first settler in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2010