The Chicago Department of Aviation anticipates six nighttime runway construction projects in 2012 at O'Hare International Airport "may temporarily affect" four designated preferential runways identified in the airport's voluntary Fly Quiet Program. read more

Lourdes Maurice, Ph.D., executive director of the Federal Aviation Administration's Office of Environment and Energy, will discuss current research studies about aircraft noise and its effects on homes near airports during a general meeting of the O'Hare Noise Compatibility Commission at 8 a.m. Friday, May 4, in Rosemont. read more