311 Calls To Trim Dangerous Trees Are Being Marked 'Completed,' Sometimes With Claims There's 'No Tree'A South Side alderman says in his ward, 311 requests for tree-trimming have been marked completed when they are not.
More West Lawn Homeowners Asking Why City Failed To Trim Trees As PromisedResidents in West Lawn say that want answers from the city after realizing several of them are waiting on the same request--tree trimming.
1 Dead, 1 Critically Injured After Power Line Contact While Tree-Trimming In AddisonOne man was electrocuted, another man was seriously hurt from being electrically shocked Tuesday morning from a power line while tree-trimming in Addison.
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.
Police Seek Scam Artist Who Stole Thousands From Elderly ManJames Jackson says a tricky tree trimmer snipped away at more than $2,000 of his savings, swiping it from inside his home. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
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.
Cash-Strapped City Tries 'Blitz' Approach To Keep Up With Tree TrimmingWith no funds for prevention, the city is trying a new approach to catching up: a tree-trimming blitz. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
A Tree-Trimming Debate Grows In BrookfieldCritics say the village is "butchering" trees, but officials say they're trying to keep everyone safe. CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli reports.