Trash Chute

The door of the trash chute in a high-rise building in the 1500 block of North Astor.

For Second Time, Resident Found Dead In Trash Chute

For the second time in just more than a year, a person was found dead at the bottom of a trash chute at a Gold Coast high-rise building.


Florence Banta. (Credit: Family photo)

Missing Woman, 80, Found Dead At Bottom Of Trash Chute

An elderly woman reported missing Saturday was found dead Monday at the bottom of a trash chute in the Near North Side high-rise building where she lived.