Blizzard Aftermath To Affect Lake Levels, FarmsSnow from this month’s blizzard is slowly leaving us, but the snow may impact us for the next several months.
City: No More Dibs On ParkingIf you're still using an old folding chair or some empty crates to save the parking spot you dug out during last week's blizzard, get rid of it soon, or the city will.
Hired Truck Firms Brought In For Blizzard CleanupThe city awarded $8 million in emergency contracts, three of them to companies involved in the infamous Hired Truck scandal, according to a new report.
AAA: Melting Snow Also Means Growing PotholesRising temperatures in the Chicago area might be melting some of the snow and ice left behind by last week’s blizzard, but it also will bring some new headaches for area motorists: more potholes.
County Workers Get $250 Bonus For Working During BlizzardWhile Cook County officials have been working to close a $487 million budget deficit, union employees at its health and hospital system are being paid $250 bonuses for coming into work during last week's blizzard.
Lake County Residents Complain Of High Snowstorm Tow FeesSome Lake County Illinois drivers who got stuck during the blizzard and ended up getting their cars towed, are complaining they're being gouged by the towing companies.
2 Suburbs: No Amnesty For Running Red Lights In BlizzardWhile most drivers unlucky enough to have had to drive during the Blizzard of 2011 will be let off the hook for any slips through a red light, at least two suburban police departments are saying 'no amnesty.'
Two Cars From Lake Shore Drive Mess Still UnclaimedOf the hundreds of cars stranded on Lake Shore Drive during last week's blizzard, two remained unclaimed on Thursday.
Sheriff Dart Offers Non-Violent Offenders To Help Clear SnowNon-violent offenders can help remove snow from fire hydrants and emergency routes across suburban Chicago, under a program being offered by the Cook County Sheriff's Department.
Blizzard Snow Forces Students On The StreetAs a parent, would you feel comfortable knowing your kids were walking to school in the street, just inches from passing cars?
Caught Running Red Light During Blizzard? No ProblemThe City of Chicago Tuesday decided to give a pass to those caught by red light cameras during last week's blizzard.
Blizzard Fails To Slow Early Voting In ChicagoDespite Chicago’s third worst-ever blizzard that dropped 20-plus inches of snow, the city still is doing better in early voting this year than the previous mayoral election four years ago.
No More Free Parking At MetersThere are no more breaks at parking meters in the city because of snow on the ground.
Sanitation Boss In Trouble Over Poor Snow RemovalA South Side sanitation boss is in trouble for failing to deliver snow removal to residents of his ward.
Experts: Don't Go On Roof To Clear SnowChicago-area roofers are busy with roofing emergencies caused by the Blizzard of 2011.