Scaffolding

Blue Frog's Local 22 owner John Reed and his wife Kelly stand in front of their bar, where sidewalk seating has been blocked by scaffolding erected by the condominium association that shares the building. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM)

River North Bar Suing Condo Owners After Scaffolding Blocks Sidewalk Cafe

The owners of a River North bar and grill have sued the condo association that shares their building, claiming renovation work on the condos is threatening to put their bar out of business.

05/28/2015

Police Lights Police Car

Lanes Closed Near Chicago Stock Exchange After Scaffolding Falls

Both scaffolding and other items had fallen to the street at 3:05 a.m. from 440 S. LaSalle St., according to police and fire officials.

04/10/2015

Scaffolding wraps around the front of Chicago's iconic Wrigley Building. (CBS)

Chicago Building Owners May Be Keeping Scaffolding Up Longer Than Necessary

Sometimes it’s cheaper to leave the scaffolding up, one professional says. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

12/10/2012

Scaffolding Rescue

Firefighters Rescue Workers Dangling From Scaffold On Downtown High-Rise

Firefighters made a daring rescue high above the Loop Thursday morning, as two workmen nearly fell off their scaffolding at a high-rise office building downtown.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2012