A fast-moving and vicious supercell thunderstorm pounded Rogers Park Sunday afternoon, shutting down the Red Line from Granville to Howard and leaving downed trees, blocked streets and sidewalks, plus power outages in its wake.
It also brought together neighbors in a way that 20-inch blizzards unite us to help each other out of snowy and icy ruts.
This very short video shows the near hurricane power of the winds. And the photo gallery depicts both the damage and my neighbors coming together to help clear the streets. Thank you to all of them.
Here’s a storm update from 49th Ward Alderman Joe Moore.
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