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O'Hare Noise Forced Us to Spend $15K Nest Egg on Soundproofing, Family Says

"I'm glad we did it," Colleen Cichon-Mulcrone said. "But I'm angry that we had to do it."

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Quigley Blasts O'Hare Expansion, Says New Runways 'May Have Been a Mistake'

The mayor and federal aviation officials must do more to address jet noise complaints, Quigley said.

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O'Hare Complaint Hotline Frustrating to Callers, Congressmen Say

The hotline, which has been deluged since a new runway opened, is unreliable, three congressmen said.

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Most O'Hare Noise Monitors To Be Installed in the City

Three of the eight monitors announced in July by Mayor Rahm Emanuel will be installed in the suburbs.

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O'Hare Noise Complaints Continue To Soar

The new runway opened in October 2013, prompting tens of thousands of complaints about jet noise.

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Voters Tell Federal Officials to Reduce O'Hare Noise by Wide Margin

Congress should allow more homes to qualify for subsidized soundproofing, Chicago voters said Tuesday.

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New O'Hare Runway Marks Anniversary, but Anti-Noise Group Vows To Fight On

The new runway opened in October 2013, prompting tens of thousands of complaints about jet noise.

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Jet Noise Complaints from Northwest Side Residents Hit New High

Jet noise complaints soared more than 8 percent from July to August, according to data released Friday.

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Northwest Side Weekend Planner: O'Hare Runway 5K, Gangster Convention

From races to conventions and clean-up efforts, there's something for everyone to do this weekend.

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O'Hare Data Proves Noise 'Much Louder Than They Say It Is,' Neighbors Claim

Judie Simpson said she was shocked by the noise measurements made from her Northwest Side backyard.

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O'Hare Plane Pull Still Offers Registration for Chance to Tug 90-Ton Jet

The event begins at 9:30 a.m. Saturday and benefits Special Olympics Illinois.

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Two Bridgeport Residents Join Grassroots Fight to Quiet Jet Noise

The South Side neighbors joined the Northwest Side-based Fair Allocation in Runways Coalition.

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O'Hare 5K To Give Runners A Chance to Take Off

Thousands of runners are expected to head to O'Hare Oct. 5 for the O'Hare 5K on the Runway race.

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FAA Rejects Call For New O'Hare Noise Study, Reps 'Extremely' Disappointed

U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley said the original study was a failure, and called for FAA officials to re-do it.

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Aldermen Announce American Airlines Plan To Use Quieter Jets at O'Hare

The announcement came a day after a report showing complaints about jet noise soared from March to July.

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