Cleaning up days after storms in Chicago area

August 8, 2008 4:16:46 PM PDT
Chicago's Dept. of Streets and Sanitation is still cleaning up from storms that pummeled the area Monday night.As of Friday afternoon, crews had dealt with more than 4,400 damaged trees. Many had blocked streets or fallen on houses.

Crews have wrapped up the first part of their work on the clean-up project.

Streets and Sanitation crews also put up hundreds of temporary stop signs because of traffic signals effected by the storms.


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