Suburban Woman Says Nearby Townhome Construction Slowly Eroding Her Yard AwayAn Addison woman says new construction near her home is causing costly damage and her backyard is sinking into a hole.
Central Beach Closed Due To Erosion Along Indiana Dunes National LakeshoreChief Ranger Mike Bremer said the beach at Central Avenue, on the east side of Beverly Shores, has been closed indefinitely, because high waves last week washed away the sand, leaving an eight-foot drop-off, which has at its base some jagged pieces of an old road that used to run along the beach.
Erosion Closes Popular Beach At Indiana Dunes National LakeshoreCentral Beach and its parking lot are closed effective immediately because of the erosion, caused by large waves earlier this week.
Repairs To CTA Yellow Line To Take "Several Weeks"Travel to and from Skokie by CTA won't be Swift for a while, after an embankment crumbled, falling away completely from the tracks. A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) said Tuesday that it will take "several weeks to complete this (repair) work properly."
Yellow Line Service To Be Shut Down For At Least Several Days Due To Embankment ErosionThe CTA Yellow Line between Skokie and the Rogers Park neighborhood could be out of service for a few days, after an embankment was washed out due to a construction accident.
Ind. Dunes Decimated By WavesLakefront residents of Northwest Indiana saw a large part of their dune frontage washed away in this weekend's storms.