Weekly O’Hare Nighttime Runway Rotations Could Start By MayTo better spread out jet noise, O’Hare International Airport might start rotating the runways it uses at night on a weekly basis as soon as May under a six-month test approved Tuesday by a special “Fly Quiet” committee.
Homeowners Call O'Hare Noise Meeting With Mayor 'A Waste Of Time'It took an anti-airport noise group two dozen formal requests over the past couple years to get a meeting with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, but they said their meeting at City Hall on Wednesday was “a waste of our time.”
Altered Flight Paths Could Cut O’Hare Noise For Thousands
Bensenville Residents Sue City, Claim O'Hare Noise Makes Homes UnlivableA group of Bensenville residents has sued the city of Chicago, seeking to force the city to buy their homes, because of a spike in jet noise from nearby O’Hare International Airport.
Jet Noise Frustrations Remain After First FAA Meeting On New O'Hare RunwayThe Federal Aviation Administration on Monday held the first in a series of workshops to discuss a new runway at O’Hare International Airport, but the meeting did little to alleviate the frustration of residents who have suffered through an increase in jet noise for the past two years.
Homeowners Near O'Hare Meet With City Officials On Jet Noise Some around O'Hare resident got a chance Monday to vent their frustrations about noise to city officials.
State Senator Proposes Bill To Reduce Noise Levels Around O'HareA state senator from Chicago is pushing legislation which proponents believe would quiet down some of the noise levels around O'Hare.
Suburbs Enlist Experts To Look Into Reducing O'Hare NoiseA kinder, gentler Suburban O'Hare Commission Wednesday unveiled the team of experts it has hired to find ways to reduce airport jet noise -- a group that makes it clear they want to work with the city, not against it.
Noise From New Flight Patterns At O'Hare Costs Family $15K Nest EggAs they saved up $15,000 over the course of more than a decade, Colleen and Peter Mulcrone dreamed of renovating their Jefferson Park home, with a new kitchen and other upgrades, but the city’s expansion of nearby O’Hare International Airport prompted them to put those dreams on hold.
Congressmen Call On City To Open New O'Hare Noise Complaint LineThe hotline issue emerged after city aviation officials rolled out new numbers showing monthly complaints to it had soared between September, 2013 — the last full month before new flight paths debuted — and July 2014.
Aldermen Vent Frustrations About Increased O'Hare NoiseAt a City Council budget hearing on Friday, Aviation Commissioner Rosemarie Andolino had to handle several pointed questions about the noise at O’Hare International Airport.