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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

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Motorists Heading To Midway Airport Will Deal With Detours

City officials are warning travelers to factor in extra time to get to the airport. The ramps are expected to be closed for the next year.

09/10/2011

(Photo: O'Hare Airport Guide) credit: Pilar Clark

Hurricane Irene Affecting Travelers In Chicago

While East Coast residents are dealing with Hurricane Irene, travelers in Chicago are changing their plans after airlines are reporting more delays and cancellations Saturday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2011

Thousands were stranded at O'Hare airport after over 350 flights were canceled Tuesday night due to winds that exceeded 100 miles per hour.  (Credit: BALLA773 via Twitter)

Thousands Without Power After Storm

Trains have been stopped and thousands are without power after severe weather, which prompted tornado warnings, moved through the Chicago area Tuesday evening.

06/21/2011

Midway Airport

Durbin Plan Would Essentially Kill Attempt To Sell Midway

A deal to privatize Midway Airport may be off the table now, but a proposal from U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin would probably kill it indefinitely.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2011

O'Hare International Airport

Over 1 Million To Travel Through Chicago Airports For Memorial Day

More than a million passengers are expected to pass through Chicago’s two major airports during the Memorial Day travel period, according to aviation officials. Friday is expected to be the busiest single travel day of the weekend.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2011

A Southwest Airlines jet skidded off the runway at Midway. (CBS)

Southwest Airlines Flight Slides Off Runway At Midway

A Southwest Airlines flight slid off the runway at Midway Airport this afternoon and into the mud.

CBS 2–04/26/2011

Rain

Rain In Chicago Causing Flight Cancellations, Flood Advisory

More than 220 flights have been canceled at Chicago’s airports Sunday due to rain conditions in the Chicago area that have triggered a flood advisory.

02/20/2011

A frieght train derailment closed Central Avenue near 55th Street. (CBS)

Freight Train Derailment Closes Central Avenue Near Midway

Motorists traveling around Midway Airport are being advised to seek alternate routes after a freight train derailment closed Central Avenue near 55th Street.

02/09/2011

63rd Street Barricade

Man Barricades Himself In Southwest Side Home

An elderly man has barricaded himself inside a home in the Southwest Side’s Clearing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2011

O'Hare Travelers

UPDATE: Hundreds Of Travelers Stranded At Chicago Airports

Getting home from the holidays is on hold for hundreds of thousands of travelers. The massive blizzard that buried the East Coast has left people stranded at airports all over the country, including here in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2010

Midway Body Scanner

Full-Body Scanners Online At Midway

Travelers at Midway International Airport now need to go through an extra layer of security.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2010

Midway Airport

Privatization Plans On Hold For Midway

Privatization plans are on hold once again for Midway International Airport.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2010

An airline passenger goes through a full-body scan at O'Hare Airport. (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

No Weekend Problems Reported At O’Hare, Midway

Travel experts say the big holiday rush at Chicago’s airports will continue through about 9 a.m. Monday.

CBS Chicago–11/29/2010

Toyota Park

Guide To Toyota Park

TOYOTA PARK FACTS/HISTORY: Address 7000 South Harlem Avenue Bridgeview, IL 60455 (708) 594-7200 Box office phone number and hours (708) 594-7700 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday, Saturday and Sunday: Event days only, three hours […]

10/29/2010

Midway Airport

Midway Airport Has Fewest On-Time Departures

Chicago’s Midway International Airport has the worst on-time departure performance among major U.S. airports through August of this year.

10/13/2010

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