A Chicago Fire Department spokesman says firefighters can lose precious seconds if a vehicle is keeping fire hoses from proper hookups. He calls it a safety hazard. CBS 2′s Mike Parker reports.
The pilot program, which will last two to three weeks, is being conducted in an area bounded by Madison to Monroe and Halsted to Racine.
A little-discussed, under-the-radar lawsuit is making its way through the courts and could, if successful, declare the Chicago parking meter deal to be illegal. CBS 2′s Mike Parker reports.
Free parking on a block-long stretch of Touhy is now history. Local store owner says the new pay parking is driving customers away.
He drops his crack pipe during arrest, cops say.
Police are investigating a rash of recent thefts of the 200-pound pay-and-display parking meter boxes.