October 30, 2013 (CHICAGO) --The next phase of expansion at O'Hare airport is officially under way. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago aviation officials broke ground on a new cargo center.
The Northeast Cargo Center at O'Hare Airport will be 820,000 square feet. The project will help create 1,200 permanent jobs at the airport.
The $200 million center will also increase the amount of cargo that can be processed at O'Hare.