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.