Elevator Malfunctions Cause Seniors To Wait Nearly An Hour To Get To Apartments At Patrick Sullivan Senior ApartmentsHundreds of seniors in a Chicago high rise say their lives are in danger because they have to wait almost an hour to get to their apartments on a good day.
As Often As Once A Week, CTA Train Station Elevators Break Down; 'I Think They Do Try. It’s Just A Large, Old System'Some 750,000 people take CTA trains to get around Chicago every weekday, but just getting to the platform often can be a challenge for some riders.
'Someone's Going To Die'; Elevators At CHA Apartments Have Seniors Afraid For Their SafetyPeople pay lots of money to experience rides like the Tower of Terror, but some senior citizens in Lincoln Park said they’re often forced to ride their own version when using the elevators at a CHA building.
Elevator Problems Make Wheelchair-Using Tenant A Prisoner In His Own Building“The elevators are my only option and way out of this building,” says Xavier Gaston, who lives on the fourth floor. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Extra-Alarm Fire Cuts Some Power To Lakeview High-RiseThe fire started in the basement at a high-rise in the 3200 block of North Lake Shore Drive, and was mostly contained there, cutting power to areas near the blaze. Elevators in the building are out of service.
Eight Seriously Tricked-Out ElevatorsCheck out the most seriously tricked-out elevators in the world.
Fire Crews Rush To Downtown Office Tower After Elevators Are Shut DownFire crews rushed into the Loop Wednesday morning, after a blown fuse shut down the elevators at a high-rise office building just south of City Hall.
German Manufacturer To Set Up North American HQ In ChicagoMayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday announced that a German maker of elevators, steel and other items is opening its North American headquarters in Chicago.