Lakefront Erosion Hitting Some Chicago Neighborhoods Harder Than Others

LAKESHORE EROSION
A jogger runs along the lakeshore trail along Lake Michigan Wednesday, June 19, 2019, in Chicago. Kiichiro Sato / AP Photo
LAKESHORE EROSION
A jogger runs along the lakeshore trail along Lake Michigan Wednesday, June 19, 2019, in Chicago. Kiichiro Sato / AP Photo

Lakefront Erosion Hitting Some Chicago Neighborhoods Harder Than Others

Lake levels in Chicago are at a 30-year high.The excess water is swallowing up beaches and piers all along the city’s coast.

Reset takes a look at efforts to save Chicago’s lake shore and Great Lakes policy.

GUESTS: Joel Brammeier, president and CEO of the Alliance for the Great Lakes

Harry Osterman, alderman of Chicago’s 48th Ward