Side Streets

A city worker died Saturday trying to move snow in this North Side alley. (CBS)

City Driver Dies Moving Snow

A Chicago Streets and Sanitation garbage truck driver suffered a heart attack Saturday after his vehicle became stuck in alley snow and he tried to dig it out, according to an eyewitness.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2011

The 7200 block of South Phillips Avenue was still waiting for its first plow on Friday, two days after the last snowfall of February 2011's blizzard. (Credit: CBS)

Chicagoans Frustrated Some Streets Still Not Plowed

Many Chicago residents were venting their frustration Friday with the pace of the city’s efforts to clear the streets of snow.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2011

A snow drift nearly covers a garage door on North Seeley. (Credit: Becky Beaupre Gillespie)

City: ‘We Do Not Plow Alleys’

City officials said Friday that its snow plows were still “working as hard as they can” to clear the city’s side streets, but said that plows would not be sent to clear the city’s alleys.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2011

Mayor Richard Daley. (CBS)

Daley: ‘We Still Have A Long Way To Go’

Mayor Richard M. Daley on Thursday praised the efforts of city workers in digging out from this week’s blizzard, but said “we still have a long way to go.”

CBS Chicago–02/03/2011

Snow Plow

Snow Plows Move To Side Streets

With main roads now clear and passable throughout Chicago, snow plows are working to clear the buildup from the blizzard from side streets.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2011

Roscoe Street

City To Plow Side Streets After Main Roads Are Done

If you’re waiting for your block to be plowed so you can get your car out, you’ll likely have to be patient for a while.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2011