After Years Of Complaints About Muddy Mess In Alley, Heavy Equipment Suddenly Moves In To Smooth Things OverRancid mud has piled up every time it rains in Kent Hill and Mary Stevenson’s back alley since 2014, and cleaning up has been a nasty and time-consuming chore.
Flooding Produces Another Problem, More MosquitoesA wet spring and dangerous flooding have created a nasty byproduct — more mosquitoes.
After Heavy Rains, Illinois Corn And Soybean Farmers Face Bleak Prospects In 2019; 'We Are Running Out Of Time'Following an extremely wet spring, farmers in Illinois face a tall task to get their crops planted and growing.
On Many Chicago Streets, Rain Leaves Huge Puddles That Don't Go Away For DaysAll the rain that has been falling in Chicago the past several weeks has caused plenty of water woes across Chicago, including some streets left flooded with large puddles long after the rain stops.
Chicago Weather: Storms Overnight Flood Streets And ViaductsHeavy downpours flooded streets and underpasses across the Chicago area overnight.
Widespread Flooding Reported Across Chicago SuburbsWater levels are getting too high, so there is risk of more homes being flooded here.
Amid Wet Spring, Flooded Illinois Farms Falling Behind On Planting CropsIllinois farmers are in a fight with Mother Nature, and from the looks of it, they are on the losing end.
Flooded Alley Leaves Mount Greenwood Residents Wondering Where their Tax Dollars Are GoingBoots are needed to slosh down an alley in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood after it rains.
Midwest Rivers Recede, But Flooding Danger LingersOfficials blamed four deaths last week on the flooding, which forced hundreds of people in Iowa, Illinois and Missouri from their homes.
Familiar But Unwelcome Flooding For Drivers In Orland ParkSouthwest Highway has once again turned into a waterway -- one of several south suburban roads currently flooded.
Chicago Weather: Flooding Concerns Mount; Up To 6 Inches Of Rain Already This Week, With More On The WayWith more than 5 inches of rain already in some areas, the wet weather is making it pretty miserable in the western and southwestern suburbs and northwest Indiana.
Orland Park Residents Deal With Flooding Heading Into Day Four Of RainThere has been a bit of a reprieve from the rain, but that has not stopped flooding in some area, and residents are bracing for the next storm.
'Again, They Were Disrespecting Us': Sisters Upset With Cemetery Over Mother's Flooded Grave"They buried my mother in a mud-ridden sink hole. And wanted us to stand there and witness that. And not complain."
Chicago Weather: Persistent Rain Flooding Roads Across City And SuburbsIt’s been a soggy start to the morning for Chicago area commuters, with lots of delays and detours due to persistent rain that left many roads flooded.
Flooding In Suburban Berwyn Has Senior Citizen Worried About More Water Damage"I have a bad knee. My grandson lives with me and he's a disabled vet...We have a hard time getting out. Even to just get to the garage."