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Car Fire On DuSable Lake Shore Drive Snarls Afternoon Rush Hour Traffic; Driver Uninjured

The driver of the car, who was not hurt, said he thought his battery exploded and started the fire.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Another Fire In Uptown Tent City Destroys 3 Tents, Though Residents Vow To Remain

Residents of the encampments under DuSable Lake Shore Drive viaducts in Uptown said they're not to blame for recent fires that have caused Ald. James Cappleman (46th) to seek the camp's relocation.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Here Are Chicago’s 8 Most Endangered Buildings And Destinations

The year's list from Preservation Chicago includes DuSable Lake Shore Drive, Promontory Point, public housing throughout the city, Central Park Theater and a BP gas station.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Uptown Pedestrian Tunnel Under DuSable Lake Shore Drive Reopens After Closure Due To Crumbling Concrete

The Buena Avenue underpass was determined to be structurally sound after city officials close it for repairs late last month.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Uptown Pedestrian Tunnel Under DuSable Lake Shore Drive Closed After Concrete Crumbles

Crews are assessing the damage to the pedestrian underpass to see how long it will need to be closed, officials said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Longtime DuSable Park Advocates Say Lightfoot Has Left Them Out Of Her $40 Million Plan To Finally Build Park

The coalition says the development of DuSable Park should not be "tethered" to a private development nearby that could provide $10 million toward the park's construction.

Citywide

Critics Of Changing Lake Shore Drive To DuSable Drive Suggest Alternatives — But Supporters Aren’t Backing Down

Ald. David Moore said the votes are still there to pass an ordinance that would rename Lake Shore Drive after Jean Baptiste Point du Sable — and said attempts to rename the Riverwalk and Millennium Park in its place won't work.

Downtown

Naming Riverwalk And Park — Not Lake Shore Drive — After Du Sable A Better Way To Honor City Founder, Lightfoot Says

Mayor Lori Lightfoot's plan was announced after aldermen proposed naming Lake Shore Drive after du Sable, which angered some residents.

Downtown

Lake Shore Drive Could Be Renamed Du Sable Drive Today As City Council Prepares To Vote

City Council will consider changing the iconic drive's name over Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s objections.

Downtown