Posts tagged "northern runway"

New life in the fight against O'Hare Airport expansion

Park Ridge: Not so quiet anymore after O’Hare Airport’s new runway opened. (Tribune photo) It’s coming a little late, but Park Ridge, which used to be a leader against O’Hare Airport expansion, but then dropped out, is looking to start a campaign against further expansion, according to a story in the Park Ridge Herald-Advocate, Park... Read more »

New runway or fewer flights cut O'Hare delays?

The new tower that Chicago had to build at O’Hare Airport because controllers couldn’t see enough of the new northern runway from the old tower. The Federal Aviation Administration says flight delays at O’Hare Airport have declinedsince the new northern runway was built. Count on Mayor Richard M. Daley’s administration to crow about how this... Read more »
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