Chicago Tonight

Record-High Lake Swallowing Up Chicago Shoreline

Clip: 08/06/2019 | 7m 28s

It’s something anyone who’s been past the lake can’t help but notice this year: high water swallowing up sidewalks, piers and beaches up and down the city’s coastline. Joining us to help explain shrinking and disappearing beaches this year, and why it matters, is Joel Brammeier, president and CEO of the Alliance for the Great Lakes.

Aired: 08/06/19

Rating: NR

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