O’Hare Modernization Program
Ten years into its $8 billion airfield overhaul, Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport is opening a second new runway that officials say will begin to ease the hub airport’s congestion and eliminate delays that ripple around the country’s air system.
A delay in the lawsuit involving the O’Hare Modernization Program is being hailed by the two U.S. senators from Illinois.
Two major airlines are threatening to sue over the next proposed phase of the expansion of O’Hare International Airport.
U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk threw his support behind the plan to expand O’Hare International Airport on Friday, as Mayor Richard M. Daley called for completing the massive project despite concerns about bond ratings at O’Hare.
A published report indicates that the O’Hare expansion project might be hurting the city’s financial standing.
As Mayor Richard M. Daley winds down his time in office, one of his pet projects is running into headwinds.