Small business owners around Chicago are clearing the sidewalks of snow in the hopes of luring customers back inside their businesses. East 47th Street is plowed but snow is piled up so high and close to the street, that parking is impossible.
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
We are going to photo-document the Chicagoland area during the 2011 blizzard. So today and tomorrow, you will see familiar neighborhoods, landmarks and landscapes covered in snow. You will see familiar commutes, roadways and sidewalks altered by the falling thunder...snow.