The Daley Administration defended its decision not to close Lake Shore Drive earlier during the major winter storm late Tuesday that dumped more than 20 inches of snow on Chicago and generated winds in excess of 50 m.p.h. During a late afternoon press conference on Wednesday, Raymond Oroz
When big snowstorms hit cities people react in different ways. If you're from a city that's not prepared for snow, everything might shut down. Cars might start sliding off the roads in droves. Power lines might collapse.