Mayor Emanuel Names Ginger Evans As New City Aviation CommisionerGinger Evans is the vice president of engineering for the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority.
Congressmen Call On City To Open New O'Hare Noise Complaint LineThe hotline issue emerged after city aviation officials rolled out new numbers showing monthly complaints to it had soared between September, 2013 — the last full month before new flight paths debuted — and July 2014.
Aldermen Vent Frustrations About Increased O'Hare NoiseAt a City Council budget hearing on Friday, Aviation Commissioner Rosemarie Andolino had to handle several pointed questions about the noise at O’Hare International Airport.
City Fighting TSA Plan To Shift Security Responsibility For Exit LanesThe Transportation Security Administration plans to stop paying for the security officers who staff exits from secured areas at O’Hare and Midway airports next year.
O'Hare Plans Refrigerated Facility For Shipping Flowers, FoodA City Council committee has signed off on construction of a new $2 million facility at O’Hare International Airport to help get flowers, pharmaceuticals, and produce to market fresher and faster.
New Program Will Give Some O’Hare Travelers Quicker Trip Though CustomsCity Aviation Commissioner Rosemarie Andolino says the new program is called One Stop and is tailored to those arriving at the international terminal and traveling light.
Quinn Stands By Opposition To Slot Machines At AirportsDon’t bet on slot machines at Chicago’s airports anytime soon, despite the support of the city’s aviation commissioner and O’Hare International Airport’s alderman.
O'Hare To Get New Runway In 2013; People Mover To Be ExtendedA new runway and an extension of the people mover are coming to O’Hare International Airport next year.
Green Projects Coming to O'Hare, MidwayPlans are underway for two new green projects at O’Hare and Midway international airports.
Aldermen Push For Living Wage For Airport Concession EmployeesChicago aldermen are pushing for a measure that would require a so-called living wage to be paid to all the workers at O’Hare and Midway international airport concessions.
Urban Garden Opens At O'HareThe Aviation Department cut the ribbon on the world's first aeroponic garden in an airport on Friday.