Nashif Manar, senior project engineer for the Illinois Tollway, and Consultant Libby Braband, public involvement lead, will discuss the Elgin O’Hare Western Access (EOWA) project on Friday, June 7, at 8 a.m. before the O’Hare Noise Compatibility Commission, Rosewood Banquets, 9421 W. Higgins Rd., Rosemont. read more

Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) officials met today with the O'Hare Noise Compatibility Commission (ONCC) at its monthly meeting and discussed plans to commission new Runway 10C/28C on October 17, 2013. read more

Elk Grove High School will welcome visitors to its newly sound insulated building during an open house from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 500 W. Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove Village. read more

Two elementary schools on the northwest side of Chicago will receive a total of $9.3 million in grants to sound insulate their buildings from aircraft noise generated at nearby O'Hare International Airport. read more

Chicago O'Hare International is one of the world's busiest airports with more than 875,000 total operations in 2011. With this level of flight activity comes aircraft noise, making noise mitigation an important component of an airport's operation. read more

Watch simulated O’Hare International Airport flight patterns displayed in the Chicago Department of Aviation’s Community Outreach Vehicle Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. during Chicago’s National Night Out observance at the Chicago Police 25th District headquarters, 5555 W. Grand Ave. read more

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