More Corrosion, But No More Cracks, Under Lake Shore Drive BridgeRegarding the necessary permanent repairs, the city already has ordered steel, and shipments should start arriving next week.
Joliet Residents Worry 'Jenga Bridge' Won't HoldResidents who live near the Briggs Street bridge over I-80 are pleading for it to be replaced before a proposed truck stop goes in alongside it.
Navy Pier Flyover Already Showing Signs Of Damage Two Months After First Section OpenedLess than two months after the first section of the Navy Pier Flyover opened along the lakefront, the long-delayed pedestrian and bicycle bridge already is showing surprising signs of wear and tear.
Lake Shore Drive Bridge Didn't Meet Certain Federal RequirementsWhile the Federal Highway Administration does not consider this design inherently unsafe, it can lead to priority status for replacement and rehabilitation.
Northbound Lake Shore Drive Bridge Reopens After Beams CrackedCity officials have reopened the northbound lanes of the Lake Shore Drive bridge over the Chicago River, a day after the span was closed due to cracked steel support beams.
Lake Shore Drive Closures Expected To End By Tuesday's Evening Rush As Crews Repair Cracked BeamsThe northbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive near the Chicago River will remain closed Tuesday, a day after the discovery of cracked steel beams that hold up the road.
LSD Bridge Emergency - 'Someone Caught It At The Right Time'IDOT will pony out 2.6 billion over the next six years for bridge maintenance and improvements but its own estimates, 10 billion dollars are needed.
Northbound Lake Shore Drive Bridge Closed For 'Structural Emergency'City officials have shut down the northbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive at the bridge over the Chicago River, due to a "structural emergency."
Shooting Ends With Crash On Inner Lake Shore DriveA gunman shot out an Uptown woman's SUV window Tuesday morning before crashing a car in Lakeview, according to police.
Navy Pier Bike Path Project Nears CompletionThe city is promising a Christmas gift to bicyclists—completion of two major sections of the Navy Pier Flyover.
Power Outage Reported On Lake Shore DriveThe streetlights and traffic lights along a 1.5-mile stretch of Lake Shore Drive are dark Thursday night, as the Chicago Department of Transportation works with ComEd to restore power.
22-Year-Old Man Shot On Lake Shore DriveA 22-year-old man was shot early Sunday morning as he walked along Lake Shore Drive with a group of people.