Sidewalks around 51st and Karlov remain encrusted with ice and snow, forcing pedestrians to use the street. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Some Bronzeville residents complain that the city hasn’t cracked down on absentee owners. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
Each step Theresa Walker takes to deliver mail carries danger. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
It’s hard enough navigating snow-clogged streets and sidewalks when you don’t have a disability. When you have one, it can be very difficult to get around, CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.
As of late Monday night, city officials said approximately 90 percent of the city’s side streets had been plowed at least once since the blizzard hit. However, there was still a lot of work to do to get the city’s side streets cleared of snow. In addition, many sidewalks have not been shoveled once since the start of the snowstorm.
Chicagoans hear a lot about potholes and how the city is filling thousands of them to make the streets safer for motorists. What about the sidewalks?
Yes, 3-1-1 system director Audrey Mathis concedes, sometimes city snowplows make the job tougher by dumping snow at corners.
The law says you have to shovel the sidewalks in front of your property CBS 2’s Chris Martinez went to find out if that’s happening.
A teen from Libertyville has found himself in police custody, after ringing in the new year by driving onto sidewalks and people’s lawns.
It’s not hard to find cracked, broken and crumbling sidewalks in Chicago. Just about every neighborhood has problem and sometimes dangerous sidewalks and it’s likely to get worse with budget cutbacks threatened by the mayor.
A City Council committee wants to penalize car dealers who display their vehicles on public sidewalks and parkways.
With the Blizzard of 2011 behind us, the city is reminding residents to shovel their sidewalks.
Chicago Public Schools students might have been elated to get two days off because of the blizzard, but they’ll have to give one of those days back next week.
It’s another tough day for pedestrians trying to navigate their way along slick, icy Chicago sidewalks.