West Lakeview Neighbors Want Every Option Explored To Keep Trees From Being Cut Down For City Water Pipe ReplacementDozens of trees are potentially slated to get the axe in West Lakeview, and residents have been mobilizing to stop it.
Logan Square Woman Fights To Save 100-Year-Old Catalpa Tree Set To Be Cut Down For Water Pipe Replacement, And Other Trees Like ItA Logan Square resident is fighting to save a catalpa tree on her street, even though the city says workers need to replace water pipes and thus, the tree has to go.
Andersonville Neighbors Had Thought They Had Another Option, But Trees End Up Coming Down For Water Pipeline RepairsTrees make a neighborhood, but so many planted in Chicago are just inches from aging water pipelines.
Friends Of The Chicago River Says Tree Removal At Legion Park Will Benefit EcosystemBut Friends of the Chicago River said the removal of trees in Legion Park is just the first step in a project that will actually improve the neighborhood.
Edgewater Residents Unhappy After They Were Notified Of Tree Removal Day Before It HappenedWhat was once a tree-lined street in the Edgewater community looks a whole lot different now, and neighbors are not happy about it.
2 Investigators: City Way Behind On Tree Removal, Trimming There's a huge backlog of thousands of requests for city trees to be trimmed or removed--often because residents believe they are damaged or dead and could be dangerous.
Major Expansion Project Set To Begin On Route 59 In Western SuburbsMajor construction work on one of the busiest stretches of Chicago area roadways is about to begin.
City Mapping Tree Trimming Requests To Speed Up WorkThe city is taking a strategy used to combat potholes to cut down on the backlog of requests for tree trimming, dead tree removal and graffiti erasure.