O'Hare Airport breaks ground on new cargo center

October 30, 2013 5:06:52 PM PDT
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.