Broken Water Main Forces Classes To Relocate At North Lawndale SchoolStudents and faculty arrived at a North Lawndale elementary school Monday morning to find a water main had burst and flooded the basement, forcing some classes to relocate.
Bilandic Building Closed After Flooding ProblemConstruction work on Randolph Street ruptured a water main, and water gushed into an electrical vault, disrupting elevator service and air conditioning at the Michael A. Bilandic Building at 160 N. LaSalle St., according to the state's Department of Central Management Services.
Water Main Break Closes Streets In West LoopPortions of Canal and Fulton streets are closed in the West Loop as crews work to repair and investigate a water main break Friday morning.
Cold Snap Causes Multiple Water Main Breaks In DixmoorSome families were without water for several hours. At the peak of the problem, approximately 80 percent of the homes in Dixmoor had no water service, or only a trickle of water.
Broken Main Leaves Some Dixmoor Residents Without WaterAn 8-inch main burst around 1 p.m. Thursday, due to the extreme cold, causing water to flood the area.
Boil Order Issued For Highwood After Water Main BreakThe City of Highwood issued a citywide boil order Tuesday morning, advising residents to boil any water to be used for drinking, cooking, brushing teeth or washing dishes. The city recommends that they bring water to a rolling boil for five minutes and allow it to cool before consumption.
Water Main Break Floods Streets In Little VillageA water main break in Little Village has left a virtual moat around almost an entire square block Tuesday morning.
Water Main Break Closes Blue Line Station At GrandTrains were still running normally, but were not stopping at the Grand station in either direction.
Water Main Break Floods Street On South SideA large water main break on the South Side forced city crews to scramble to stop the leak on Friday.
Water Main Break Snags Northwest Highway In Park RidgeA water main break Wednesday morning snagged Northwest Highway in Park Ridge.
Water Main Breaks Near Union Station; Not Fixed Until After Morning RushIt could be commuter chaos downtown Wednesday morning, following a water main break near Union Station.
Water Main Break Shuts Down Lincoln Avenue Near ArmitageTraffic was disrupted early Monday when a water main broke and flooded busy Lincoln Avenue in the Lincoln Park-Old Town neighborhood.