Some Homeowners Have Long Wait For Repairs After West Suburban Tornado Last Month; Contractors Even Feeling EffectOne month later, hotels were still home for some who lost everything in the tornadoes that struck the western suburbs. Even with insurance, homeowners have a long waiting game ahead. CBS 2’s Steven Graves spoke with a local contractor even feeling the effects.
With Some Damage Not Covered By Insurance, SBA Loans Open Up For West Suburban Tornado VictimsOne month ago Tuesday, people in Woodridge and Naperville ran for cover as an EF-3 tornado tore a path through communities. For many, the pain doubled when they learned some of the damage was not covered by insurance. But as CBS 2’s Marie Saavedra reported Tuesday night, some of those tornado victims are getting a second chance.
Rare EF-3 Tornado Traveled About 16 Miles From Naperville To Willow Springs, Weather Service ReportsA rare EF-3 tornado traveled about 16 miles from Naperville to Willow Springs on Sunday night, losing intensity as it traveled on the ground for about 20 minutes, ripping apart homes along the way.