Chicago traffic could be affected as 1st boat run, bridge lifts take place from Ashland to Lake Shore Drive

Heads up! The first Chicago boat runs of the season take place this weekend, affecting bridges over the river from Ashland to Lake Shore Drive.

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- Today we'll start seeing signs of spring in Chicago. The first boat runs will take place. 27 bridges between Ashland and Lakeshore Drive will be raised, typically one at a time. These boat runs will allow owners to move their boats from storage over to Lake Michigan harbors.