City Plans Significant Upgrades At Midway AirportThe expansion will include a larger parking deck, with four levels, and space for hundreds of cars. Security checkpoints also will be enhanced, and concession areas will be expanded in response to complaints from tourists and business travelers who have expressed concerns about the amenities at Midway for years.
O'Hare Getting $782 Million Consolidated Rental Car FacilityCity officials broke ground Thursday on a new consolidated rental car facility at O’Hare International Airport, designed to bring every rental car agency under one roof, and reduce traffic congestion on airport terminal roadways.
Man Seriously Injured While Trying To Drive Car Off Parking Garage RoofAbout 5 a.m., the Nissan hit a retaining wall on the fourth level of the garage in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue when the driver tried to take the vehicle over the edge, police said. The car instead flipped over onto its roof.
2 Investigators: Village Cracks Down On Garage After Roof CollapsesOperators of a parking facility near O'Hare Airport say they will take additional safety precautions after inquiries by CBS 2's Dave Savini.
Two Shot Inside Harlem Irving Plaza Parking GarageA 30-year-old man was in police custody in northwest suburban Norridge, in connection with a shooting that left two people wounded Thursday in the parking garage of the Harlem-Irving Plaza shopping mall, but police still had some loose ends to tie up.
Officials: Man Questioned In Beating Of Off-Duty Cop ReleasedA man who turned himself in to police in south suburban Harvey on Saturday in connection with the beating and robbery of an off-duty Chicago Police sergeant was released Sunday without charges, officials said.
Police Say Report Of Ravenswood Rape 'Unfounded'Officers responded to a call of a sexual assault about 10:10 p.m. Wednesday in the 4500 block of North Damen Avenue, police said.
Woman Raped At Ravenswood Parking GarageThe woman told police she was attacked around 10 p.m., on the top floor of a garage at the corner of Damen and Sunnyside avenues.
Trial Set In 2013 Murder Of Indiana BusinesswomanRalph Perez Martinez, 59, has pleaded not guilty to charges of murder, robbery and criminal confinement in the death of Mary Austgen, 76, of St. John, Ind., who was found dead in her 2011 GMC Yukon Denali in the garage of the Majestic Star Casino.
Car Catches Fire In Lake Shore Drive Apartment GarageFirefighters responded to the incident about 3 a.m. in the 900 block of North Lake Shore Drive. The vehicle - which was parked in the basement - sent smoke through the building’s ventilation shaft.
Concrete Falls On Sidewalk After Parking Garage CrashA crash in an elevated parking garage in River North Sunday night caused pieces of concrete to fall to the sidewalk below and strike a pedestrian.
Man Found Dead In Loop Parking GarageThe man, whose age was not immediately known, was found dead inside a car parked in the garage about 10:30 p.m. in the 0-100 block of East Randolph Street.