Soundproofing

A plane arrives at O'Hare International Airport. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Noise From New Flight Patterns At O’Hare Costs Family $15K Nest Egg

As they saved up $15,000 over the course of more than a decade, Colleen and Peter Mulcrone dreamed of renovating their Jefferson Park home, with a new kitchen and other upgrades, but the city’s expansion of nearby O’Hare International Airport prompted them to put those dreams on hold.

11/20/2014

Ridgewood High School

Norridge School Gets Federal Grant For Air Traffic Soundproofing

A suburban high school is getting a lot of money to reduce the noise from planes flying into and out of O’Hare International Airport.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2011