Posts tagged "O'Hare Modernization Program"

The predicted unraveling of the expansion of O'Hare International Airport

The northwest suburbs that sold out to Chicago in exchange for the support of Mayor Richard M. Daley’s ill-conceived expansion of O’Hare International Airport are now paying the price on two fronts: A $3.4 billion new tollway (Elgin-O’Hare expressway) that was supposed to lead a new O’Hare western terminal and spur massive economic development in... Read more »

Starz' 'Boss' accurately portrays the Chicago Way

Some of my colleagues have observed that the excellent new Starz series “Boss” about a fictional Chicago mayor isn’t really real. And former Mayor Richard M. Daley said the show is not about him. In a pig’s eye. This show accurately captures that essence of what makes Chicago run, as Daley ran it. Jobs, contracts,... Read more »
  • ChicagoNow is full of win

    Welcome to ChicagoNow.

    Meet our bloggers,
    post comments, or
    pitch your blog idea.

  • Advertisement:
  • Subscribe to The Barbershop

    Enter your email address:

    Delivered by FeedBurner

  • Dennis Byrne’s Facebook Fan Page

  • Like me on Facebook

  • google-site-verification: googlefdc32e3d5108044f.html
  • Meet The Blogger

    Dennis Byrne

    Chicago Tribune contributing op-ed columnist and author of forthcoming historical novel, "Madness: The War of 1812." Reporter, editor and columnist for Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Daily News. Freelance writer and editor.

  • Our National Debt

  • Twitter

  • Categories

  • Tags

  • Recent Comments

    • fb_avatar
      I would be much more sympathetic to your thoughts if they were actually based in reality. First point, in this ...
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
    • Barack Obama took nice decision to keep taxes fair for the rich persons as they possibly pay. sydney cbd bookkeeper
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
    • To make appreciated on your blog that supply informative and then the most widespread techniques of processing thermosetting plastics. plastic ...
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
    • In my view about this topic, if your child is avoiding taking classes because of not completing an assignment, then ...
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
    • In reply to Richard Davis:
      I didn't amend the law. The Republicans did. And a Republican governor signed on to it. Did they act out ...
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
  • Monthly Archives

  • /Users/dennisby/Desktop/trailer.mp4
  • Latest on ChicagoNow

  • Advertisement: