After Months Of Reporting On Fly Dumping In 34th Ward, CBS 2 Learns Streets And San Ward Superintendent -- Ald. Carrie Austin's Son -- Was Suspended In The FallWe've told you about chronic trash dumping issues in a Far South Side community. Thanks to his dogged reporting, CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas now has a better sense of what may be to blame.
'The People Living In This House...They Deserve Better:' City Marked 311 Trash Requests 'Complete' Without Finishing Jobs"I don't see in this case where a lot progress has been made."
Hours After Morning Insiders Expose Heaps Of Trash And Debris In South Side Alley, City Crews Clean Up Huge Mess“It feels real good to say I don’t live in a trash dump anymore,” Charity Parker said.
Neighbors At 115th And Wentworth Are Sick Of Heaps Of Trash And Debris In Alley, Say City Has Failed To Do Something About ItFrom piles of trash to an abandoned car and construction debris, neighbors near 115th Street and Wentworth Avenue say they are sick of junk being dumped in their alley – and they blame the city for not doing enough to fix it.
Fly Dumpers Drop Remains Of Demolished House In Brighton Park; Practice Costs Taxpayers Thousands A YearCBS 2’s Tara Molina continues to investigate fly dumping issues throughout the city – after an entire home demo was just dumped in Brighton Park.
Ald. Raymond Lopez Furious After Fly Dumpers Yet Again Unload Heaps Of Trash In West EnglewoodFly dumpers were caught on camera in West Englewood with a massive dump truck overnight Monday into Tuesday.
This Time Fly Dumpers In Englewood Get Caught With Their Junk By Alderman Ray LopezIt looks like any other empty lot, but this one doesn't stay empty long.
Van Caught In The Act Dumping Garbage On City Property; Neighbors Are Fed UpThe problem keeps getting bigger and more expensive. Ald. Lopez said the 15th Ward spent almost $250,000 last year on the problem.
Austin Neighborhood Is Home To Chronic Fly Dumping"We're going to end up finding a kid back here hurt, or somebody laying up under this stuff dead."
City Removes Pile Of Garbage By South Side Church Following CBS 2 InquiriesA South Side pastor who says "cleanliness is next to Godliness" had a pile of garbage dumped right next to his church. It's been there for months, and he can't get the city to remove it.
Residents Fed Up With Years Of Illegal Dumping Near Former CPS SchoolA former CPS school is now boarded up and run down. Residents say it has been an invitation for people to illegally dump construction waste for years.
Kane County Seeks Help With "Chronic" Illegal Dumping In Forest PreservesOfficials said the practice, known as “fly dumping” has “reached a new level” in Kane County.
Sheriff Seeks Help Finding Out Who's Dumping Diapers Along LaPorte County RoadsJail inmates on a roadside cleanup crew filled the bed of a pickup truck at just one of the five locations where dirty diapers – a mixture of infant and adult diapers – have been dumped in rural LaPorte County, Indiana.
Chicago Offering Rewards For Reporting Fly DumpersYou can snap photos or video of the dumping going on and send it to the 911 call center.