Dixmoor Boil Order Remains In Effect As Crews Continue Work To Identify Source Of Weeklong Water Woes“We haven’t still received enough pressure that we need to run the system,” Dixmoor Village President Fitzgerald Roberts said Saturday afternoon.
Crews Working To Open Valve Believed To Be Cause Of Dixmoor's Weeklong Water WoesAfter many residents and businesses in Dixmoor have suffered with little to no water pressure over the past week, village officials said Friday they have identified the cause of the problem and are working to fix it.
Preckwinkle To Visit Dixmoor Amid Ongoing Water WoesCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle will visit south suburban Dixmoor on Thursday to assess the water woes plaguing the town.
Dixmoor Sends Plea For Help As Water Pressure Down To A Trickle In Parts Of South Suburb“We need help,” Village President Fitzgerald Roberts said in a statement Wednesday morning. “We need someone who can help us find this problem.”
Water Pressure Problems Persist In Dixmoor, Boil Order Remains In EffectWater problems persisted Tuesday in south suburban Dixmoor, where a boil order remains in effect.
Amid Continuing Water Pressure Woes In Dixmoor, Residents Aren't Confident The Next Fix Will Be The LastResidents of south suburban Dixmoor were frustrated again on Sunday, as they went on a second day in a row with water issues.
Water Pressure Falls To Half Normal Levels Amid Ongoing Water Crisis In DixmoorWater pressure fell to half its normal levels in Dixmoor on Saturday, effectively leaving all residents of the south suburb without running water.
Little Village Pallet Factory, 6 Trucks Destroyed In Extra-Alarm FireLow water pressure hampered firefighters as they spent several hours overnight extinguishing an extra-alarm blaze at a pallet factory in the Little Village neighborhood.
Heavy Rain Leads To Storm Tunnel Explosion In Calumet CityThe heavy rain from Sunday’s storms overwhelmed a stormwater system in south suburban Calumet City, causing an explosion in a sewer that's part of the Deep Tunnel system, and leaving a massive crater.
City Officials: 'Don’t Open A Fire Hydrant To Stay Cool'One big problem the city is not happy about amid this week’s heat wave: the number of open fire hydrants. Since Monday, the city has shut off more than 1,700 open hydrants, with roughly 200 still gushing as of 5 p.m. on Thursday.
‘Water Pressure' Scam Leads To Jewelry TheftRiver Forest police are warning residents about a scam that cost an older couple their wedding rings and other jewelry items this week.
Water Main Breaks At O'Hare TerminalA water main break has caused some minor problems in the International Terminal at O’Hare Airport.