Falling Ice Closes Multiple Downtown StreetsPedestrians in downtown Chicago on Thursday had to dodge large chunks of ice falling from buildings.
Falling Ice Closes Damages Cars Near Former Hancock Center; Briefly Shuts Down Part Of Dan Ryan ExpresswayThe Illinois Department of Transportation closed the outbound Dan Ryan express lanes between 26th and 47th streets, while crews remove snow and ice from overhead signs.
Street Outside Willis Tower Blocked Due To Falling IcePolice have blocked off Franklin Street between Jackson and Adams, on the east side of Willis Tower, due to falling ice.
Wabash Reopens In South Loop After Falling Ice From Frozen Fire Escape Causes ClosurePart of Wabash Street in the South Loop reopened early Monday after being closed over the weekend due to falling ice.
Ice-Covered Building Causes City To Close Section Of Wabash In South LoopA section of Wabash Street will remain close at least through Monday morning rush hour in the South Loop due to falling ice.
Michigan Avenue Apple Store Closes Staircase Due To Falling IceApple's flagship store on Michigan Avenue has gotten accolades from some people for its design - but it's leaving others cold.
Ice Chunk Smashes Through Ravenswood Manor RoofWhen 51-year-old John Connors came home Thursday night, he found a mess of debris and chunks of ice all over his floor, and a hole in the ceiling of his apartment in the 4600 block of North Francisco Avenue.
Spokesman For U.S. Senate Candidate Hit In Head By Falling Ice Another signal that spring is approaching - the thawing of Chicago skyscrapers means ice falling downtown.
Rising Temps Lead To Ice Falling From Downtown BuildingsCBS 2’s Jim Williams reports one person after another, even a woman with a baby, crossed the street without realizing the potential danger as big chucks of ice and snow were falling from the top of the CTA station on to the crosswalk at Van Buren and Federal.
Expert: Newer High-Rises Can Be More Prone To Falling IceEfforts to conserve energy at high-rises by using highly insulated windows have led to an increase in falling ice, because ice and snow more easily stick to the cold exteriors of newer skyscrapers.
Warmup Won't End Switching Problems For Metra, AmtrakMetra anticipates normal rush hours Friday, while service on Amtrak to Detroit, St. Louis, Quincy and Carbondale remains on a reduced schedule. However, neither will rule out delays blamed on switching problems.