Sanitary And Ship Canal

Asian Carp

Asian Carp DNA Still Appearing In Chicago Area Waterways

Despite efforts to rid Chicago’s Sanitary and Ship Canal of Asian carp, evidence of the invasive fish is still showing up.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

Asian Carp

Supreme Court Won’t Order Canal Closed To Halt Asian Carp

The U.S. Supreme Court has decided not to order the closure of locks on the Sanitary and Ship Canal to keep the Asian carp out of the Great Lakes.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2012

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Sanitary And Ship Canal Named To Register Of Historic Places

The Chicago waterway that made it possible to reverse the flow of the Chicago River has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2012

Asian Carp

Environmental Groups: Close Sanitary And Ship Canal To Stop Asian Carp

Two environmentalist groups are the latest to call for a shutdown of the Sanitary and Ship Canal, so as to prevent the spread of the Asian carp into the Great Lakes.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2012

ComEd Fire

Fire Breaks Out In ComEd Substation Near Sanitary And Ship Canal

ComEd is assessing the damage after a vault caught fire Wednesday morning, at a substation in an industrial district near the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011