Wind Storm

Storm Damage At Addison Street And Panama Avenue

ComEd Customers Could Be Reimbursed For 2011 Storm Damage

ComEd said Thursday that it will file an appeal to the Illinois Commerce Commission to avoid having to reimburse customers for storm damage from two years ago.


A tree limb broken during a July storm still hung over power lines in Clarendon Hills in mid-November, as ComEd had yet to send out a crew to remove the limb, which threatens to fall on high voltage power lines. (Credit: CBS)

Family Upset ComEd Hasn’t Removed Broken Limb Over Power Lines

A west suburban family is running out of patience with ComEd. They say that, since July, the company has been putting off fixing a broken tree that threatens high voltage power lines.

CBS 2–11/15/2011

Cleanup of submerged boats continued Friday on Chicago's lakefront.

7 Sunken Boats Removed From Harbor, At Least 3 Still Underwater

Seven down, at least three more to go – crews were still pulling sunken, battered boats from the bottom of Monroe Harbor on Tuesday, after last week’s high winds and waves smashed them into a concrete lakefront wall.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2011

Edison Park Damage

Wind Moves Out, Mercury To Plunge

The worst of the wind is over, but Chicagoans are advised to watch out for debris on streets and sidewalks as they make their way to work or school.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2010